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Hooked Rug

1949.1047 (RS120130)

Description

Rectangular hand-hooked rug with polychrome border of squares, each divided into two right triangles. Central motif is abstractly floral with swirling tan and brown background. Very broadly, poorly executed patternd and workmanship.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
30 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1047
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7769

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