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Hooked rag rug

Into a foundation of heavy burlap, rags are hooked, in a design with a light brown star as a center, surrounded by concentric circles of red, gray, blue, brown, and purple diamonds. The background is dull black. In the corners are bunches of red and purple roses. Narrow bands of gray and red...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

American, 18th century

Accession Number

19.566

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles