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Coverlet

1943.713 (RS266145)

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall geometric pattern of crosses within frame of prong ended blocks; gridwork block interspaces. Applied banded borders; leno twist drawn work; fringe edges at sides. Integral border at bottom; none at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1838
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
fringe
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
88.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.713
GUSN
53619

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