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1977.776 (RS116752)

Description

Rectangular shape with oriental pattern: three medallions across center; two in blue with brown borders; center one in gray and tan; whole surrounded by blue and tan field; outer border of green with red serpentine and triangles of green and tan; blue crosses at each corner; bound with black cloth tape; cut down from larger rug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Braided Rag
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hooked
hooking
Orientalism
RUG
rugs
Dimensions
23.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.776
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4582

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