19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE HOOKED RUG IN GILT FRAME
Thank you for shopping with Bay Colony Antiques. We're a third generation family owned business furnishing homes all over the world. We aggressively pursue important antiques, decorative arts, and objects of interest for our most discerning clients.
We're pleased to offer for sale this great 19th century framed hooked rug. In early American homes most floors were bare wood with only the wealthiest families being able to afford an imported carpets. As time progressed machine made carpets became available by the mid 19th century but were still reserved to those who could afford it. Hooking began as a means to fit a demand and the craft soon turned into art. We see a ton of hooked rugs throughout our travels and most are battered, beaten & worn. This rug is in great condition with a very attractive scene with strong vibrant colors in tact. This is in a nice gilt frame with an egg & dart carved edge.
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We are a wholly owned family business in our third decade of continuous operation. We have a large inventory of fine antiques ranging from Early American, Federal, Chippendale, Empire, Centennial, Victorian, 20th Century custom mahogany, Art Deco and Mid-Century Modern antique furniture along with decorative arts from across the globe. All the items we offer to the general public are high quality estate pieces. We do not offer goods with significant flaws or defects. We completely avoid items with issues. You can expect the items we sell to have reasonable wear and tear. Due to the large volume of goods we deal in we cannot describe items in minutia. We do our best to give you an accurate condition report in our description of the items. We have expert woodworkers and re-finishers on staff to service any piece of furniture we offer. We represent all merchandise in absolute good faith and to the very best of our ability. Please ask all questions, including, but not limited to, shipping costs prior to purchase. All items are sold as is and from their location. If you would like to find out about any number of our services, including appraisals and restoration, please ask us about our website for more information.