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Coverlet

1991.1509 (RS34611)

Description

It is in two parts- a linen wrap and a madder redwool weft woven in a geometric pattern of stacked rectangles and checkerboard squares.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
coverlets
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
100 x 41 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1509
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3019

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