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1977.797 (RS117103)

Description

Grenfell-type scenic hooked rug depicting one flying goose on left, two geese with crooked necks on left and parts of two ducks; sprigs of green and white and varigated red and green sprigs randomly placed on gold ground; birds are white bodied with yellow highlights and outlined in brown; wide brown border frames the entire scene.

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)
hooking
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Duck
ducks (birds)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
geese
Goose
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Dimensions
26.25 x 43.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.797
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4605

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