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Summer/winter coverlet

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall geometric pattern of interlocking wheel and stars; wheels made of star variations. Applied woven border; fringe attached to body by leno twist drawn work at sides and bottom. Top edge bound.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1825
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
fringe
gauze
piecing
textiles
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
fringe
Fringe
gauze
Geometric
geometric patterns
Leno Weave
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
Summer-Winter Weave
textiles
Unidentified Textile
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
82 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.9
GUSN
54867
Reference Notes
Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].
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