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Hooked rug

Description

Rectangular hooked rug; cotton backing. Central floral grouping of roses bordered in red scrolls. Light blue ground. Floral groupings at corners with leaves, red flowers, blue-green leaves. Cotton facing. Handsewn.

Details

Maker
Possibly Frost, Edward Sands, 1843 (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Location of origin
Biddeford, ME, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
hooking
pile (textile component)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
Knotted Pile
pile (textile component)
Rose
rose (genus)
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
17 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.664
GUSN
8218

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