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Hooked Rug

1949.1032 (RS120114)

Description

Hand hooked rectangular rug has central five lobed flower with four trefoil flowers around it in faded orange on a medium blue field. Strip borders on brown and beige. Bound with double braid in brown, blue, white. Burlap backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Trefoil
trefoils (geometric motifs)
Dimensions
46 x 28.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1032
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7723

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