Hooked rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-22187

Description

Rectangular hand hooked rug w/ brown binding. Divided into 15 large squares, eight of which are further divided into four blocks each. Five of the larger squares have a red star on brown and white flecked background. Remaining two large squares have floral motif on tan ground. Small blocks have various motifs of hearts, trees, flower basket, leaf, etc. on polychrome backgrounds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
hooking
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
flower baskets
hearts (motifs)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
stars
trees
Wool
Hooked
Star
Floral
Heart
Tree
Fruit Basket
Leaf
RUG

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

40.625 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.1048