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Hooked rug

Description

Round hooked rug has a central floral cluster with flowers in red, blue, mauve, and brown and olive green leaves outlined in beige and brown that are all surrounded by two lavender scroll borders with floral vine between them. Rug has burlap backing and cotton twill tape binding, along with a scalloped border and beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1920
Inscriptions
Tag on rug: ""s.w. chamber Thacher""
Associated Building
Original to Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
106 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.198
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Thacher
GUSN
8230

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