Area Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1920-1940

GUSN

GUSN-4609

Description

Rectangular carpet with green field; black designs made up of five borders; outer border of alternating small and large angular stylized floral medallions; second a Greek key variant; third a narrow black band; fourth a larger bolder Greek key variant; fifth a black band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

area rugs
jute (fiber)
wool (textile)
key pattern
Wool
Jute
Greek Key
RUG

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Scandanavia

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

35.5 x 61.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.801

Places

Possibly
Possibly