Chenille rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1870-1910

GUSN

GUSN-43110

Description

Rectangular two-piece panel; one side (top?) wool chenille strips attached to backing in mottled design; primary red in center; green at edges. Other side (bottom?) attached piece of ingrain carpet; stars and vermicular design in white and greens.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
chenille (yarn)
pile (textile component)
ingrain carpets
wool (textile)
Wool
Chenille
Ingrain
Knotted Pile
RUG

Maker

Bigelow, Abigail Richardson (Maker)

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

23 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1931.1947