Yarn-stitched Basket of Flowers Design Hearth Rug, probably New England, early 19th century, rectangular rug with colored wool yarns stitched to a linen foundation centered with a basket with an assortment of stylized flowers, with a border of stripes, blossoms, and leaves, backed with linen, (losses, toning, fading),35 x 69 in.
Two holes in the foundation: 1/1/2 and 3/4 in., holes with backing showing through, numerous areas of yarn losses, the foundation still remaining
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