Ingrain carpet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-8722

Description

Nearly square, with light interlocking strapwork crosses. Eight pointed stars in corner interspaces filled with foliate-like designs with woven polychromatic striped ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Used At Jacob's Farmhouse,

Additional Identification Number

1959.6 X

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

69 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.6

Reference Notes

Von Rosenstiel, Helene. American Rugs and Carpets. [No Publisher].

Places

Massachusetts (United States)