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Stair carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular strip with selvage sides and raw ends. Polychromatic wool warp and green jute weft producing uneven stripes with wide center band of red and brown cross-bar stripes flanked by successive bands of shades of green and other colors including pinks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1885
Location of origin
USA
Material
flatweaves
jute (fiber)
machine-made
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
CARPET, STAIR
Flatweave
flatweaves
fragments
Jute
jute (fiber)
machine-made
stair carpets
Stripe
stripes
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Venetian
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.409A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
47091

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