Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-3036

Description

Of rectangular form, man oriental design with central medallion flanked by end panels enclosed by three patterned borders worked in wool in shades of: red, blue, buff, green, gray, pink and white on a burlap foundation and a black cotton tape binding. After pattern no.108 by E.S. Frost, a copy of a Ghiordes rug. [See photo neg#47542-A]

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
hooking
wool (textile)
Wool
Hooked
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Frost, Edward Sands, 1843 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Biddeford, ME, USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

72 x 37.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1527

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