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Throw Rug

Description

Rectangular flat woven; coarse earth tone wool weft yarns; off-white cotton warp. Geometric pattern; beige panel with stylized star in center. Brown zig-zag-like design border; fringed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
fringe
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
fringe
Fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
RUG, THROW
textiles
throw rugs
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
19.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.797
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
41828

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