Carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1930

GUSN

GUSN-47409

Description

Rectangular, pieced; woven in Morris-inspired floral pattern of polychromatic thin leafed lilies on dark blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carpets
fragments
jute (fiber)
weft loop weave
weaving
machine-made
piecing
textiles
wool (textile)
Arts and Crafts (movement)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Wool
Jute
Woven
Knotted Pile
Arts and Crafts
Floral
Lily
Pieced
Brussels
Unidentified Textile
CARPET

Inscription

Woven on back: PRIVATE/PATTERN

Pattern

Lily

Associated Building

Used At Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1966.2142

Related Items

Title Carpet Section Accession Number 1931.797.2
Title Stair carpet fragment Accession Number 1966.2143

Maker

Morris, William (Designer)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

54 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1966.2142A-F

Reference Notes

Perry, Linda. William Morris Textiles. [No Publisher].

Places

Maine (United States)