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Hooked rug

Description

Large rectangular wool hooked rug. Floral grouping in center of roses, lilies, morning glories, etc. in pink, red, lavender, on grey ground. Bordered by grey and green long oak-like leaves, olive green. Twill tape binding. Burlap backing. Cut and uncut pile.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1947
Inscriptions
Sewn tape on back: Shalimar - 1947 Ruby P. Tucker, Dover, MA
Material
burlap
hooking
pile (textile component)
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Hooked
hooking
Knotted Pile
Lily Pad
Morning Glory
pile (textile component)
Rose
rose (genus)
RUG
rugs
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
45 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.667
GUSN
8215

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