Rug Sample

A work made of linen, wool, cotton, and rayon, weft-faced, weft band plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots;" knotted warp fringe.

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  • A work made of linen, wool, cotton, and rayon, weft-faced, weft band plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots;" knotted warp fringe.

Date:

1956

Artist:

Designed by Marianne Strengell Hammarström (Finnish, 1909–1998)
United States, Michigan

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Artist

Marianne Strengell

Title

Rug Sample

Origin

Michigan

Date

1956

Medium

Linen, wool, cotton, and rayon, weft-faced, weft band plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Ghiordes Knots;" knotted warp fringe

Dimensions

48.8 x 24.3 cm (19 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marianne Strengell Hammarström

Reference Number

1983.755o

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