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Ingrain carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular with selvage sides; ends bound with paisley cotton. Woven design of rows of widely spaced medium-sized red floral motifs with olive-branch shading alternating with smaller scale versions. Plain green ground with scattering of white and olive-brown trefoils allover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Union Baptist Church.
Material
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Ingrain
ingrain carpets
paisley
Paisley
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
80 x 34 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1075
GUSN
8685

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