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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular strip with selvage sides; hemmed ends. Woven in uneven polychromatic stripes. One half predominantly greens; other reds, yellows and browns. Some stripes have horizontal bars woven into opposite color.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1870
Location of origin
Gilmanton, NH, USA
Material
flatweaves
machine-made
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
carpets
Flatweave
flatweaves
fragments
Geometric
geometric patterns
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
Stripe
stripes
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Venetian
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
17.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.38
GUSN
46721
Reference Notes
Landreau. America Underfoot. [No Publisher].

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