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Coverlet

1964.256 (RS265915)

Description

Blue and rust wool and natural cotton, reversible; overall geometric pattern of gridwork; plain blocks and stripes and bars comprise gridwork. Blue pattern weft omitted across head creating band of rust and white pattern. Fringed sides and bottom; hemmed top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1826-1850
Location of origin
England
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
piecing
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
California (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bedcover
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Coverlet
coverlets
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
86 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.256
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Trainer
GUSN
47001

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