Tufted Rug No. 80 (T88)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Tufted Rug No. 80

Made in

London

Date

1986

Description

Tufted yarn rug with a black ground and a red box with two round black lines, with five white lines in one corner.

Materials and techniques

Made using a handtufting gun, which punches yarn through viscose backing cloth from reverse side. Surface trimmed down with sheep shears to create an even surface. Yarn fixed to backing cloth by painting on a latex layer. Rug finished with cotton backing cloth and edges hand-trimmed.

Dimensions

length:  132cm
width:  210cm

Object number

T88

Category