Ingrain carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-67055

Description

Rectangular strip of wool carpeting with selvage sides woven in a small-scale repeating floral pattern of rows of floral circles alternating with pinwheels on a mottled but cellular patterned ground. Colors predominantly brown, off-white and orange.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ingrain carpets
fragments
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
weaving
wool (textile)
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
Wool
Flatweave
Ingrain
Jacquard
Aesthetic
Floral
CARPET

Associated Building

Used At Phelps Farm,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

36 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1987.256

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