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Tapestry Carpet Fragment

Description

Rectangular strip of carpeting woven in tapestry style with large scale polychromatic floral medallions incorporating C-scrolls with floral bouquet in white center. Mottled red ground around medallions.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1880
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Daniel Peterson Woodbury House.
Material
cotton (textile)
jacquard
tapestry (process)
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carpet
cotton (textile)
fragments
jacquard
Rococo Revival
Rug
tapestry (process)
tapestry Brussels
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Dimensions
25 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.419
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
8712

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