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Coverlet/blanket

1956.64 (RS34572)

Description

Predominantly yellow/gold with brown wool birdseye twill weave, reversible; overall geometric pattern of bordered checks created by brown diaper weave and blue border/outline. Blue band across top; rust/brown stripe at bottom. Hemmed top; selvage edges; fringed bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Material
fringe
piecing
twill
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
blankets (coverings)
checker pattern
coverlets
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
twill
Twilled
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven Check
Dimensions
86.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1956.64
GUSN
45887
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