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Piece of ingrain carpeting

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Piece of ingrain carpeting. Double-cloth weave; all wool yarns in shades or red and yellow-green. Shows part of a design composed of scrolling oak or acanthus leaves, rosettes and ivy, with a secondary striped effect in the greens. Colors reverse on back. Selvedge along one side; other side turned...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Mighill

American or English, mid-19th century

Object Place

U.S.A. or England

Dimensions

103.5 x 20.5 cm (40 3/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1175

Medium or Technique

Wool double-cloth weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles