Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-2754

Description

Rectangular form patterned with scrolling fern fronds enclosing a beige field with a rose spray. Hooked in wool and cotton yarns in shades of: green, pink, brow, beige, red and purple. Bound in black (now green) cotton twill tape with a foundation fabric of burlap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Cotton
Burlap
Hooked
Floral
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

31 x 59.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1200