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Ingrain Carpet Fragment

Description

Fragment of pieced carpeting with repeating large scale motifs of foliate medallion alternating with eight point star; floral center within octagon border. Polychromatic uneven striped border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Daniel Peterson Woodbury House.
Material
flatweaves
jacquard
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carpet
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
Rug
wool (textile)
Dimensions
52 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.420A
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
47782
Reference Notes
Von Rosenstiel, Helene. American Rugs and Carpets. [No Publisher].

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