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Chenille rug

Description

Rectangular two-piece panel; one side (top?) wool chenille strips attached to backing in mottled design; primary red in center; green at edges. Other side (bottom?) attached piece of ingrain carpet; stars and vermicular design in white and greens.

Details

Maker
Bigelow, Abigail Richardson (Maker)
Date
1870-1910
Material
chenille (yarn)
ingrain carpets
pile (textile component)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Chenille
chenille (yarn)
Ingrain
ingrain carpets
Knotted Pile
pile (textile component)
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
23 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1947
GUSN
43110

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