Object Name: Hooked Rug Place Made: North America: USA Period: Late 19th century Date: 1875 - 1900 Dimensions: L 58.5 cm x W 159.5 cm Materials: Burlap; wool; cotton Techniques: Plain woven; twill woven; hooked; hand-sewn ID Number: T83.0106 Credit: Gift of Marjorie Lawrence
GRAPHIC AMERICAN FOLK ART HOOKED RUG, central rooster flanked by two baskets filled with flowers, the border executed in an album style with blocks of flowers, leaves and abstract star-like devices. Mid-Atlantic or New England. Second half 19th century. 36" x 64".