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Carpet fragment

Description

Strip of Venetian stair carpeting with selvage sides. Woven pattern of central wide section of light-colored floral sprigs on green striped ground flanked by narrow bands of running diamonds, in turn flanked by wider band of running floral petals. Border of slash lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Asa Douglas House.
Material
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
machine-made
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET, STAIR
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
stair carpets
Striped
stripes
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
22.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.866
GUSN
8660

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