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Ingrain carpet

Description

Large rectangular pieced section; woven design of polychromatic rows of alternating cruciform medallions with floral centers and oval floral medallions with diamond centers; interspaces filled with oak leaf clusters and roses. Predominantly browns, cream, green and reds. One end bound in green wool tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1885
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Asa Douglas House.
Material
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
machine-made
piercing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
Flatweave
flatweaves
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Industrialization
industrialization
Ingrain
ingrain carpets
jacquard
Jacquard
machine-made
piercing
Rose
rose (genus)
Three-Pieced
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
107.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.2
GUSN
8668
Related Items
Notes Similar item Relationship 1000125285
Title Ingrain carpet Accession number 1993.869 Notes 1993.528 CARPET Relationship Similar item

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