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Area rug

Description

Rectangular, flat woven coarse three tone brown wool; off white cotton warp. Geometric pattern of basket weave strips in center; dark border; remains of fringe on ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
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
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flatweave
flatweaves
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
RUG
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
27.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.223.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
9202

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