This is a photo of the original rug hooked circa 1900.
Two birds, maybe doves, perched in the center surrounded by large blocks of color in the border, with hearts in each corner. This would be good for wide cuts and an easy color plan! Simple and primitive!
Provenance: The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. James Grievo
Image courtesy Pook and Pook Inc. Auctioneers and Appraisers