Brussels carpeting, rug/mat

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1885-1910

GUSN

GUSN-9206

Description

Square; of triangular pieces of wool Brussels carpeting woven in golds and tans; center square medallion with abstract floral center. Wide border of floral latticework intermingled with castellated lines. Narrow Greek Key outer border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Brussels carpets
cotton (textile)
weft loop weave
weaving
machine-made
wool (textile)
floral patterns
key pattern
Wool
Cotton
Knotted Pile
Woven
Floral
Brussels
Greek Key
RUG

Inscription

Woven on back: Lowell

Associated Building

Used At Bullard-Barr House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Maker

Lowell Manufacturing Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Lowell, MA, USA

Dimensions

44.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1964.290B

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)

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