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Description

Oval form; polychrome fabrics braided into strips and sewn together; predominant colors are mustard, blue, gray, green, lavender, red and beige; worked with solid and printed fabrics.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
braiding
cotton (textile)
sewing (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Machine Sewn
RUG
rugs
sewing (process)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
39 x 55 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.979
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3196

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