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1991.1365 (RS24647)

Description

Rectangular form, patterned with scrolling fronds enclosing shaped reserve with rose and leafy spray, worked with wool yarns in shading beige, brown, orange, green, red, yellow, black, blue and pink on a burlap ground. Bound in beige cotton twill tape. Hooked in and clipped technique.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
clipping (trimming)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Clipped
clipping (trimming)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
55.5 x 29.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1365
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2894

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