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Hooked rug

Description

Rectangular wool hooked rug, uncut pile and sculptured cut pile. Dark brown center plain, surrounded by fern-like border of yellow leaves, sculptured red roses and leaves in corners. Bound with brown twill tape; burlap backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1930
Material
burlap
foliation (pattern)
hooking
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
pile (textile component)
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Hooked
hooking
Knotted Pile
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
pile (textile component)
Rose
rose (genus)
RUG
rugs
Waldoboro
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
26.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.589
GUSN
8210

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