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Carpet

Description

Rectangular strip woven with alternating red round floral medallions with golden square frame; smaller octagon with floral motif center and surrounded by floral wreath. Creamy white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1885
Associated Building
Used At Merchant House.
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brussels
CARPET
carpets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Medallion
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
39.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.181A
GUSN
48773

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