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Coverlet

Description

Rectangular form comprised of two panels, patterned with networked squares, criss-crosses and bars composed of rectangles and squares. Madder red weft and natural linen warp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
coverlets
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
94.5 x 81.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.473
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11143

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