Ingrain carpet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-8670

Description

Staple-shaped, strip and one-half wide with selvage sides. Woven of polychromatic rows of large scale eight-sided (points squared off) diamonds with large leaves and vines filling spaces between. Predominantly red, brown, green and cream colors.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Used At Asa Douglas House,

Related Items

Title Ingrain carpet fragment Accession Number 1993.507

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

46.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1993.1B

Places

New York state (United States)