Skip to content

Search Collections

Area rug

Description

Rectangular, flat woven; coarse two toned brown wool yarn; off white cotton warp. Geometric design of cellular strapwork with motif in center; small sprigged diamonds at each end. Wide band border; fringe at ends.

Details

Maker
Possibly Native American (Maker)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
fringe
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
area rugs
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
Fringe
fringe
RUG
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
114 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.497.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
9199

Comments