Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197809

Description

Woven wool rug. Center panel has diagonal rows of tarantulas with rosettes at the center of each. The inner border consists of white connected latch-hooks and the middle border consists of multi-colored eight pointed stars. The outermost border consists of a brown latch-hook design and a rams-horn design. Edges are bound in black. At each end of the rug is a woven strip with multi-colored lines on it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P044

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

31 8/16 x 2/16 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.467