Hooked Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1930

GUSN

GUSN-2828

Description

The rug is a square form, patterned with large abstract leaves and flowerheads in shades of rose, cream, pale blue, aqua and lavendar on a dark variegated ground in shades of purple, black and green. Hooked on a burlap foundation.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
floral patterns
Burlap
Cotton
Hooked
Floral
Rug

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

35 x 36 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1280