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1991.1519 (RS85226)

Description

Rectangular form, patterned with eight large flowerheads with a rectangular reserve enclosed by a border of acorn leaves and flower sprigs at corners; worked with wool yarns in shades of blue, butternut, yellow, light green and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
sewing (process)
shirring
wool (textile)
yarn
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Linen
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
RUG
rugs
sewing (process)
Shirred
shirring
Wool
wool (textile)
yarn
Yarn
Dimensions
45 x 75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1519
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3028

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