Skip to content

Search Collections

Ingrain carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular strip with selvage sides. Woven design of polychromatic rows of large 8-sided (points squared off) diamonds with large leaves and vines filling the spaces in between. Predominant use of red, brown, green and cream colors.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Asa Douglas House.
Material
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
machine-made
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
Flatweave
flatweaves
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Geometric
geometric patterns
industrialization
Industrialization
Ingrain
ingrain carpets
jacquard
Jacquard
machine-made
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
24.125 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.507
GUSN
8664
Related Items
Title Ingrain carpet Accession number 1993.1A Notes 1993.1 A CARPET Relationship Similar item
Title Ingrain carpet Accession number 1993.1B Notes 1993.1 B CARPET Relationship Similar item
Title Ingrain carpet Accession number 1993.1C Notes 1993.1 C CARPET Relationship Similar item
Title Ingrain carpet Accession number 1993.1D Notes 1993.1 D CARPET Relationship Similar item

Comments