Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-2899

Description

Oval form, braided with polychrom silk knit strips (cut-up silk hose); the predominant color is navy blue; the braids are sewn together.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
braiding
silk (textile)
Silk
Braided
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

35 x 31 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1370