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Description

Rectangular form patterned with scrolling fern fronds enclosing a beige field with a rose spray. Hooked in wool and cotton yarns in shades of: green, pink, brow, beige, red and purple. Bound in black (now green) cotton twill tape with a foundation fabric of burlap.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
31 x 59.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1200
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2754

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