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Area rug

Description

Rectangular, flat woven, coarse three tone brown wool rug with off-white cotton warp; woven in a geometric pattern of basket weave straps in center with dark border and remains of fringe on ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
fringe
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
area rugs
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
RUG
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
28.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.223.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50758

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