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Brussels carpeting, rug/mat

Description

Square; of triangular pieces of wool Brussels carpeting woven in golds and tans; center square medallion with abstract floral center. Wide border of floral latticework intermingled with castellated lines. Narrow Greek Key outer border.

Details

Maker
Lowell Manufacturing Company (Maker)
Date
1885-1910
Inscriptions
Woven on back: Lowell
Location of origin
Lowell, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Bullard-Barr House (New Ipswich, N.H.). Used At Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
weaving
weft loop weave
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brussels
Brussels carpets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Greek Key
key pattern
Knotted Pile
machine-made
RUG
weaving
weft loop weave
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
44.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.290B
GUSN
9206
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