Floorcloth Fragment

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-103463

Description

Printed floorcloth fragment of woven cotton with a hexagonal diaper design in dark brown and green and yellow quatrefoil flower in center of each lozenge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

FLOORCLOTH

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

3191

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Concord, New Hampshire

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

23 in x 13 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1994.82

Reference Notes

Illustrated in Little, Nina Fletcher, "Floor Coverings in New England Before 1850." (1967): fig. 19, p. 57.