Hooked rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-8217

Description

Rectangular wool hooked rug, uncut and cut wool pile. Lion and cub in center on light blue ground, flanked by large lillies in red, blue and green. Border of beige and navy stripes. Bound in brown wool. Worked on burlap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
burlap
hooking
wool (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
lion
Hooked
Wool
Burlap
Lion
Lily Pad
RUG

Maker

Possibly Frost, Edward Sands, 1843 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Biddeford, ME, USA

Dimensions

31.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1985.665

Places

Maine (United States)