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Axminster rug

Description

Imitation Oriental carpet in shades of: rust, tan, maroon, olive, dark and light blue. It has an eight inch border with stripes of alternating floral and geometric designs.

Details

Maker
Stephen Sanford & Sons, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1905-1920
Location of origin
Amsterdam, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
jute (fiber)
machine-made
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Axminster
Axminster carpets
Beauvais
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted Pile
machine-made
Oriental
Rug
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
36 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.638
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51017
Reference Notes
Von Rosenstiel, Helene. American Rugs and Carpets. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Beauvais

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