|HOOKED RUG WITH ELONGATED EAGLE, BEAUTIFUL COLORS AND GRAPHICS, CA 1876-1890
|Frame Size (H x L):|
|Flag Size (H x L):||31.5" tall x 53" wide x 1" deep|
|Wool hooked rug with an impressively folky American eagle carrying a billowing streamer. Note the shapely wings, elongated beak that almost mirror images the shape of the wings, and the artful use of barber pole-like striping throughout the image. Ca 1876-1890. Likely of New England origin.
Mounting: Professionally mounted a a strainer frame wrapped in a background of 100% cotton twill, black in color. The work was accomplished by our own textile conservation department in-house.
|Collector Level:||Advanced Collectors and the Person with Everything|
|Earliest Date of Origin:||1876|
|Latest Date of Origin:||1890|
|War Association:||1866-1890 Indian Wars|