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

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