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Coverlet

1936.837 (RS266099)

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall geometric gridwork of bars with intersecting block; crosses inside. Interspacing blocks filled with "garden" pattern. Ends hemmed; sides selvage.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Material
cotton (textile)
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bedcover
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Coverlet
coverlets
Garden
gardens
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
63 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.837
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
9952
Reference Notes
Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

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