Bay Fa

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-2676

Description

Each of near square form with medallion centers of beige with green and madder meander and smaller red, green, blue and beige. It has conforming medallions on a dark blue field with connected octagons of yellow and rose and tiny quatrafoil devices within a sawtooth inner border and beige outer border with stylized ovids in shades of blue, red, and green. The edges bound with red-rose wool.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
knotting
wool (textile)
Wool
Knotted
MAT, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.901.1,2

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

19.5 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.901.1-2