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Hooked Rug

Description

The rug is of rectangular form, patterned with three sprays of roses and feathery, leaves in shades of red, rose, green, blue, beige and yellow on a varregated rose and medium blue ground. Bound with blue-lavendar cotton twill tape. The rose blossoms are raised with "Waldoboro" type petals.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
hooking
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
burlap
Burlap
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
Rose
rose (genus)
Rug
rugs
Waldoboro
Dimensions
30 1/4 x 58 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1279
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2827

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