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Double cloth coverlet fragment

1966.442 (RS266110)

Description

Blue wool and white cotton, reversible; overall geometric pattern of repeating crosses of two styles; border abstract pine trees; base line and chevron.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Inscriptions
Woven signature block in corner: C E M
Material
cotton (textile)
double weave
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
double weave
fragments
Leno Weave
textiles
Tree
trees
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
31.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.442
GUSN
47378
Reference Notes
Safford and Bishop. America's Quilts and Coverlets. [No Publisher].

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