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Baize hall runner

Description

Green wool (baize) strip. Printed gold border of repeating leaf and flower within frieze; scrolling looped leaves alternate with thorned acorn vine. At corners, floral cartouches placed at angles. At center, oval medallion with six leaf and crown border around center potted plant. Raw edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1826-1850
Location of origin
USA
Material
baize
block printing (relief printing process)
piecing
resist dyeing
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
baize
Baize
block printing (relief printing process)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
Resist
resist dyeing
RUNNER
runners (floor coverings)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
62.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.823
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
8686

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