Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-11781

Description

Of rectangular form, in Oriental style. It has a shared central orange field with two floral sprays, stylized flower heads and arch motifs. It is enclosed by a stepped, shaped border with flowerheads in beige, blue, orange, pink. It has a grey outer border with various contigious arrow and flower head devices with an applied fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
cotton (textile)
jute (fiber)
knotting
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Orientalism
Wool
Cotton
Jute
Knotted
Oriental
Floral
RUG

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

India

Dimensions

73 x 34.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1439