Hooked rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-61577

Description

This semicircular hooked rug is decorated with a central branch from which grow green leaves and red, lavender and gold roses. Below the cut end of the branch is the inscription "Welcome" worked in red ang green block letters with green flanking flourishes. A narrow green border surrounds the entire rug, all worked on a beige ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
hooking
textiles
wool (textile)
Rug
Unidentified Textile
Hooked
Wool
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

38.5 x 27.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4676