See more objects with the tag ribbed, carpet, colored threads, fiber.

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

1601, Tretford Tile Carpet

This is a 1601.

"label_number": "1601",
"title": "Tretford Tile Carpet",
"description": "This carpet has a ribbed structure. The fibers are composed primarily of Cashmere goat hair. Softness, toughness, vibrancy, and richness are delivered in a blend of white, blue, and black colored threads.",

"tombstone": " Designed and manufactured by Tretford (Waterford, Ireland, founded 1971); Cashmere goat hair, felt; Courtesy of Tretford"

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=1601, Tretford Tile Carpet |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 May 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>