Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3028

Description

Rectangular form, patterned with eight large flowerheads with a rectangular reserve enclosed by a border of acorn leaves and flower sprigs at corners; worked with wool yarns in shades of blue, butternut, yellow, light green and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
linen (material)
sewing (process)
shirring
wool (textile)
yarn
Wool
Linen
Yarn
Machine Sewn
Shirred
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

45 x 75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1519