Ingrain carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-8666

Description

Square format with selvage sides. Woven design of polychromatic rows of large 8-sided (points squared off) diamonds with large leaves and vines filling spaces in between. Predominant use of red, brown, green and cream colors.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ingrain carpets
fragments
flatweaves
ingrain carpets
jacquard
weaving
machine-made
wool (textile)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
industrialization
Wool
Floral
Flatweave
Ingrain
Jacquard
Woven
Geometric
Industrialization
CARPET

Associated Building

Used At Asa Douglas House,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

24.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1993.506

Places

New York state (United States)