Antique 19th-Century American Folk Hook Rug


An antique, mid-19th-century American folk hook rug, handmade with wool yarn and fabric on burlap; in light beige, red and orange flowers with green leaves, and striped borders. 2′8″ × 4′4″ and 0.25″ thick. Some loss to the hooking, with 3 of the border stripes, and a couple of spots on the leaves. The border was a printed fabric, and is a bit tatted, with one corner coming loose