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1991.1366 (RS24640)

Description

Retangular form with a centered shaped reserve, patterned with rose sprigs and scrolls enclosed by two diagonal corners with palmettos and scrolled sprig borders. The rose lowers and buds are raised in Waldoboro style. Worked in wool yarns in shades of green, yellow, brown, red and purple on a burlap foundation.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
61.5 x 31.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1366
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2895

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