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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular section, plain weave, off white; lightly napped on back. Block printed with rows of round medallions with Greek Key borders; floral starbursts in center. In between are smaller floral medallions and trefoil leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1870
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
CARPET
carpets
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Greek Key
key pattern
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
27 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.691
Credit Line
Gift of Miss M. P. Lord
GUSN
32229

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