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Throw rug

Description

Rectangular, flat woven; coarse wool yarn weft in shades of brown; off white cotton warp in geometric design of stylized floral crosses on beige central panel. Zig-zag two tone brown border; fringed 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
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
fringe
Fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
RUG, THROW
textiles
throw rugs
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
29 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1160
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51272

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