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Rug

1991.1203 (RS24662)

Description

Hooked rug, rectangular form. Cotton and wool ground affixed to a burlap back with a black tape border. Overall geometric pattern of 6" squares. Each square has a dark rose colored corner with concentric lines of beige, tan, and blue. The burlap backing was added at a later date.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Used At Silvermine Tavern. Used At Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Geometric
Hooked
hooking
Rug
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
70 x 51 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1203
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2757

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