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Jacquard coverlet

1944.427 (RS34568)

Description

Central, large round floral medallion; four federal eagles in corners; square feather frame. Border of scrolling commas and large leaves in corners; white design on ground of blue, brown, green and pink stripes. Blue and white fringe sides; selvage top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850 C-1876 C
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
hand weaving
jacquard
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Eagle
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
jacquard
Jacquard
jacquard coverlets
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
77 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.427
GUSN
53784

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