Carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-46024

Description

Rectangular strip; selvage sides and raw ends. Polychromatic wool warps with natural cotton weft producing uneven stripes, wide central band of tan/cream flanked by bands of shades of green, then shades of red with tan-cream selvage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carpets
fragments
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
hand weaving
textiles
wool (textile)
stripes
Wool
Cotton
Flatweave
Woven
Venetian
Stripe
Unidentified Textile
CARPET

Associated Building

Used At Parson Smith House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

18.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.8

Places

Maine (United States)
Connecticut (United States)