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Coverlet

1992.409 (RS35192)

Description

Rectangular form comprised of three hand-woven panels on off-white ground stencilled with a diamond and "dash" pattern; border has a field of floral sprigs and circles of leafy sprigs with floral sprigs and an inner border has undulating flowering vines on three sides in green, red and yellow; hand hemmed and seamed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stenciling
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Bedcover
cotton (textile)
Coverlet
coverlets
stenciling
weaving
Dimensions
78 x 108 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.409
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11060

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