Runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-222879

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 stiched so that the ends won't fray. There are words woven into the backing of the runner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (floor coverings)
wool (textile)
Runner

Inscription

"HARTFORD SAXONY" (Embroidered)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P604

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 26 13/16 x 40 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1027