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Coverlet

1963.339 (RS266107)

Description

Blue wool and white linen, reversible; overall geometric pattern of striped and barred gridwork; four small interlocking wheels at intersections. Selvage side edges; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1825
Material
linen (material)
piecing
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
coverlets
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
80 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.339
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert
GUSN
46848

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