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Coverlet

1952.M43 (RS265909)

Description

Rust and green wool with white cotton, reversible; overall geometric gridwork pattern with solid blocks and intersections; four- pointed "Stars of Bethlehem". Fringed sides; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Bedcover
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Coverlet
coverlets
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
Star of Bethlehem
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
97 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.M43
GUSN
45376
Reference Notes
Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Star of Bethlehem

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