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American Folk Art Hooked Rug of a Circus Train, Early to Mid 20th Century

Item Details

Item Type: Hooked Rug, Wall Hanging
Maker: Unknown
Technique: Hooked
Manufacturing Process: Handmade
Materials: Wool, Burlap Canvas, Cotton
Inscriptions and/or Labels: Stitched initials “LH” to lower right, and the letters “G D R” hooked into smoke of train
Period: Vintage, Early to Mid 20th Century
Additional Information: Folk art style rug hooked on a patterned burlap canvas ground with cotton lining, displayed for wall hanging on a fabric-lined stretcher.
  • Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.

Terms & Conditions


- slight fade and discoloration to wool colors; some loss of wool loops throughout textile indicative of insect damage and age wear; scattered loose threads throughout, with most significant damage to ground in center smoke cloud, with adhesive present along edges of damaged area to stop further fray; some uneven and rippled edges to rug from mounted tension; slight accretion to surface.


52.5" W x 29.25" H x 1.25" D

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