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Brussels rug

Description

Rectangular, pieced wool Brussels; dark "oriental" style; rectangular center panel with white, brown and black floral designs. Four banded border of floral designs in earth tones.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Brussels
Brussels carpets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Oriental
Orientalism
Pieced
piecing
RUG
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
37.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.177
GUSN
49797

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