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Table Rug

Description

Rectangular form, patterned with centered rectangular reserve with zig-zag "n stepped" corners enclosed by variously colored conformity bauds and corner blocks. Bound in green cotton tape. Hooked in polychrome cotton yarns on a burlap ground. The predominate shades of color are yellow, vauagated blue, red, purple and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
hooking
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG, TABLE
table linens
Dimensions
35.25 x 18.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1382
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2910

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