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Hooked rug

Description

Rectangular wool hooked rug, uncut and cut wool pile. Lion and cub in center on light blue ground, flanked by large lillies in red, blue and green. Border of beige and navy stripes. Bound in brown wool. Worked on burlap.

Details

Maker
Possibly Frost, Edward Sands, 1843 (Maker)
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
Biddeford, ME, USA
Material
burlap
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Hooked
hooking
Lily Pad
Lion
lion
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
31.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.665
GUSN
8217

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