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Carpet fragment

Description

Rectangular, pieced strip with selvage side woven in Morris-style overall floral pattern with small scale flowering thin-leaved plants on a dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
Bigelow Carpet Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1876-1920
Inscriptions
Woven on back: BIGELOW LOWELL/Bigelow Lowell
Location of origin
Lowell and Clinton, MA, USA; Lowell, MA, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
jacquard
machine-made
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Brussels
CARPET
carpets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
fragments
jacquard
Jacquard
Knotted Pile
Lily
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
66 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.158
GUSN
8702
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Lily

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