Area or scatter rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-50636

Description

A rectangular, flat woven rug of coane purple-grey and beige wool yarn with off white cotton warp. It is woven in a geometric pattern of interlocking octogans and 8-point stars with dot centers forming a tracery appearance. It has a wide dark border with fringed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

area rugs
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
textiles
wool (textile)
Arts and Crafts (movement)
geometric patterns
Wool
Cotton
Flatweave
Arts and Crafts
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
RUG

Associated Building

Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

74 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.71.1

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