Runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-222874

Description

Remnant of a runner with a central field of boteh in straight lines. The borders also contain the boteh design. Both ends of the runner have been cut and stitched so that the ends will not fray. There are words woven into the backing of the runner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (floor coverings)
wool (hair)
backing (textile material)
Runner

Inscription

"HARTFORD SAXONY" (impressed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P603

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 265 12/16 x 51 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1026