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1991.1523 (RS85231)

Description

Of rectangular form, patterned in geometric motif of three octagonals and "X"'s within a diamond zig-zag border, worked in shades of blue, yellow, brown, butternut and off-white on a linen foundation. [See photo neg#46189]

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
In ink on tape on the back reads: Mr. and Mrs. B.K. Little .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
75.5 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1523
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3032

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