FOLKY HOOKED RUG. 1920-1940. Pudgy purple pony surrounded by stars and tulips and flanked by large parrots in profile. Colorful strips of cotton, wool and rayon on burlap have shaggy effect. Mounted on stretcher. Ex Heims Collection, York County, Pennsylvania. 40"w. 24"h.
FOLKSY HOOKED RUG. American, late 19th-early 20th century, wool on burlap. Large red heart with white ruffled border floats between two outstretched hearts in hands, surrounded by red flowers with green leaves, additional scalloped border and six narrow mutlicolored borders. Original twill rug binding. Minor imperfections. 21 1/2" x 35".