Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-2894

Description

Rectangular form, patterned with scrolling fronds enclosing shaped reserve with rose and leafy spray, worked with wool yarns in shading beige, brown, orange, green, red, yellow, black, blue and pink on a burlap ground. Bound in beige cotton twill tape. Hooked in and clipped technique.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
clipping (trimming)
hooking
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Hooked
Clipped
Floral
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

55.5 x 29.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1365