Table Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1920

GUSN

GUSN-2766

Description

Caucasian bagface carpet, now used as a chair-seat cover, of woven wool with a diamond-pattern and multi-strip border- in brown, tan, blue, deep rust and red. There are two salvage edges and two rough edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table linens
wool (textile)
weaving
geometric patterns
Orientalism
Wool
Woven
Oriental
Geometric
RUG, TABLE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Russia, Caucasus

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

13.25 x 14.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1213