G859 American Folk Art “Forget Me Not” hand-hooked rug on burlap. Rectangular form, depicting a flying dove holding a sign that reads, "FORGET ME NOT" with red flower motifs to each corner, all on a striated field, applied binding to two side edges. Mounted to fabric on a wooden stretcher for hanging. Late 19th century. Rug measurements: 46 1/2" x 25".