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Double cloth coverlet

1965.57 (RS266105)

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall pattern of rows of wheels; four snowballs in corners; rose-like floral-like motif in center. Border of alternating double pine trees and split pine trees. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
cotton (textile)
double weave
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
double weave
Geometric
geometric patterns
Leno Weave
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
Tree
trees
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
74 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.57
GUSN
47135
Reference Notes
Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

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