Hooked Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-253102

Description

Wool on (probably) linen backing. Tan ground with flowering plant at each corner and angled toward the center. Central oval configuration of flowers and foliage with four large red blossoms at center. Small brass rings on narrow end, probably for use as a wall hanging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
linen (material)
Hooked
Textile
Rug

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

14.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

40 (W), 35 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido R. Perera

Accession Number

1999.219