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Ingrain carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular strip of wool carpeting with selvage sides woven in a small-scale repeating floral pattern of rows of floral circles alternating with pinwheels on a mottled but cellular patterned ground. Colors predominantly brown, off-white and orange.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Phelps Farm.
Material
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic
Aesthetic Movement
CARPET
Flatweave
flatweaves
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Ingrain
ingrain carpets
jacquard
Jacquard
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
36 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.256
GUSN
67055

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