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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular pieced strip woven in simplistic polychromatic floral design of stems and flowers eminating from central large flower burst. On dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
jacquard
jute (fiber)
machine-made
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
carpets
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
jacquard
Jacquard
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
16.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2166B
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. H.H. Richardson
GUSN
47412
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