A Rare and Important Hooked Rug



Attributed to Magdalena Briner Eby (1832-1915), Perry County, Pennsylvania

Circa 1890

Hooked cotton rags on burlap. Mounted for display.

L. 115", W. 45"

This is perhaps the largest known rug made by Magdalena Briner Eby.

See: Rug Hooked Traditions with Magdalena Briner Eby by Evelyn Lawrence and Kathy Wright for the life story and documentation of her rugs.