Stair carpet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-8662

Description

One width strip of carpeting with selvage sides. Woven stripes of undulating ivy vine along edges with center stripe of alternating floral and "H" motifs flanked by two lines each of running chains. Ground of polychromatic stripes mostly reds, browns greens.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stair carpets
flatweaves
jacquard
weaving
wool (textile)
floral patterns
stripes
Wool
Floral
Flatweave
Stripe
Jacquard
Venetian
CARPET, STAIR

Associated Building

Used At Asa Douglas House,

Additional Identification Number

1993.523

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

23.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1993.864

Places

New York state (United States)