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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular, pieced; woven in Morris-inspired floral pattern of polychromatic thin leafed lilies on dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
Morris, William (Designer)
Date
1875-1930
Inscriptions
Woven on back: PRIVATE/PATTERN
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
jute (fiber)
machine-made
piecing
textiles
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Brussels
CARPET
carpets
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
fragments
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted Pile
Lily
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
54 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2142A-F
GUSN
47409
Reference Notes
Perry, Linda. William Morris Textiles. [No Publisher].
Related Items
Title Carpet Section Accession number 1931.797.2 Notes 1966.2125.2 2 CARPET Relationship Related
Title Stair carpet fragment Accession number 1966.2143 Notes 1966.2143 CARPET Relationship Similar item

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Lily

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