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Ingrain carpet

Description

Rectangular strip with selvage sides. Woven of polychromatic rows of large scale eight-sided (points squared off) diamonds with large leaves and vines filling spaces between. Predominantly 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
piecing
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
Pieced
piecing
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
36 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.1C
GUSN
8671
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