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Rug

Description

A large, oval from comprised of braided strips of polychrome wool sewn together; the predominant colors are pale green, blue, beige and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
braiding
burlap
sewing (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
burlap
Burlap
Machine Sewn
RUG
rugs
sewing (process)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
90 x 55 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.980
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3197

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