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Broadloom

1970.678 (RS115493)

Description

Woven broadloom pile carpet. Cream filled border of repeating rose, tan, and maroon geometric and stylized potted floral motif. Maroon and orange borders with small devices. Second large border has orange filled repeating medallion. Outer field maroon with orange fret-like motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
hemp (fiber)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Descriptive terms
broadlooms (rugs)
Hemp
hemp (fiber)
Rug
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
82.25 x 56 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.678
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64563

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