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Coverlet

1985.467.2 (RS118725)

Description

Woven overshot design in blue, red and white. White linen warp w/ red and blue wool weft. Pattern consists of red and white, and blue and white horizontal stripes w/ checkered and diaper patterns. .1 and .2 meant to be sewn together to form a single coverlet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
COVERLET
coverlets
Linen
linen (material)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
31.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.467.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25528

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