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Coverlet

1918.810 (RS266106)

Description

Dark blue, Prussian blue and white wool, reversible; overall geometric design of small wheels; overlay of diamond gridwork. Selvage edges; hemmed top; fringe across bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
Associated Building
Used At Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
fringe
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
coverlets
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Overshot
Pieced
piecing
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
76 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.810
GUSN
9960
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