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1917.397 (RS266104)

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall pattern of gridwork of bars and diamonds with stars inside; bar and table weave producing variation of "Pine Bloom" pattern. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage edges.

Details

Maker
Fifield, Mary (Sanborn) (Maker)
Date
ca. 1780
Location of origin
Exeter, NH, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
Garden
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
Pine bloom
Possibly gardens
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
72 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.397
GUSN
27476
Reference Notes
Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Pine bloom

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