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1977.790 (RS117098)

Description

Scenic hooked rug of geese and pine trees in shades of gray, green and white; three geese flying against a gray sky with quarter moon (geese white outlined in dark gray); nine pine trees below in shades of green; scene framed by a wide dark gray border.

Details

Maker
AFTER Grenfell (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Location of origin
Labrador
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
geese
Goose
RUG
rugs
Tree
trees
Dimensions
26.5 x 37.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.790
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4596

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