Area or scatter rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-9203

Description

Rectangular, flat woven; coarse purple-grey and beige wool yarn; off white cotton warp. Geometric pattern of interlocking octagons and 8-point stars with dot centers forming tracery appearance. Wide dark border; fringed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

area rugs
cotton (textile)
flatweaves
wool (textile)
Arts and Crafts (movement)
geometric patterns
Wool
Cotton
Flatweave
Arts and Crafts
Geometric
RUG

Associated Building

Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.71.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)