Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-4582

Description

Rectangular shape with oriental pattern: three medallions across center; two in blue with brown borders; center one in gray and tan; whole surrounded by blue and tan field; outer border of green with red serpentine and triangles of green and tan; blue crosses at each corner; bound with black cloth tape; cut down from larger rug.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
burlap
cotton (textile)
hooking
Orientalism
Cotton
Braided Rag
Burlap
Hooked
Orientalism
RUG

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

23.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.776