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Tufted rug

Description

Rectangular; knitted white cotton yarn base; polychromatic wool tufted design sewn in. Rectangular center pile with striped hit or miss pattern. Framed by double border; blue/grey inner line and blue, green and red dotted outer line.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Material
cotton (textile)
knitting (process)
pile (textile component)
tufting
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Knit
knitting (process)
Knotted Pile
pile (textile component)
RUG
rugs
Tufted
tufting
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
31.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.49
GUSN
30808
Reference Notes
Von Rosenstiel, Helene. American Rugs and Carpets. [No Publisher].

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