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1977.442 (RS265912)

Description

Brown and natural, reversible; overall geometric design of small scale wheels and diamonds. Brown 2" wide border along sides. Hemmed top; wavy line brown border across bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1840
Associated Building
Used At Sayward House. Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
piecing
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bedcover
Coverlet
coverlets
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
73 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.442
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49493
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