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1991.1527 (RS35198)

Description

Of rectangular form, man oriental design with central medallion flanked by end panels enclosed by three patterned borders worked in wool in shades of: red, blue, buff, green, gray, pink and white on a burlap foundation and a black cotton tape binding. After pattern no.108 by E.S. Frost, a copy of a Ghiordes rug. [See photo neg#47542-A]

Details

Maker
Frost, Edward Sands, 1843 (Maker)
Date
1865-1880
Location of origin
Biddeford, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
72 x 37.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1527
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3036

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