Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-2755

Description

A rectangular form patterned with leafy scrolls enclosing a shaped reserve with floral sprays and fern fronds. A worked on burlap foundation with wool fabric in shades of: brown, orange, purple, beige, green and red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

60 x 31.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1201