Hooked Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-241765

Description

Rectangular hooked rug bound with wide striped twill; blue and white variegated border. Polychrome striped background with a two-masted ship at left and a three-masted ship at right, both with full sails. Large bird, probably a gull, at center and far left; smaller bird flies at right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
hooking
sailing ships
Rug

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

24 1/2 x 68 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.1054