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Coverlet

1985.394 (RS118701)

Description

Red and white jacquard woven coverlet. Design features large oval central medallion w/ flanking angels bearing olive branch wreaths. Wide intricate border of floral and foliate forms. Red wool fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Angel
Cotton
cotton (textile)
COVERLET
coverlets
Linen
linen (material)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
82 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.394
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25584

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