Venetian carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-28224

Description

Rectangular strip; twill weave in uneven polychromatic stripes. Center one of green and yellow zig-zag pattern flanked by mirrowing twill diagonal lines. Selvage sides; one hemmed and raw end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Venetian carpets
fragments
flatweaves
hand weaving
jute (fiber)
weaving
textiles
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
stripes
Wool
Flatweave
Twilled
Woven
Venetian
Stripe
Jute
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
CARPET

Maker

Pierce, Amasa (Maker)

Location of Origin

Roxbury, MA, USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

26.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1918.733

Reference Notes

Landreau. America Underfoot. [No Publisher].

Date

1850-1880 (Possibly)

Places


Massachusetts (United States)