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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular, pieced; woven in Morris "Lily" pattern with thin polychromatic floral motifs arranged in rows on dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
Morris, William (Designer)
Date
1875-1930
Inscriptions
Woven on back: PRIVATE/PATTERN
Location of origin
Lowell, MA, USA; England
Associated Building
Used At Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
jute (fiber)
machine-made
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Brussels
CARPET
carpets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
7 x 48 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2142G
GUSN
47410
Reference Notes
Perry, Linda. William Morris Textiles. [No Publisher].

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