Coverlet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1780

GUSN

GUSN-27476

Description

Blue and white, reversible; overall pattern of gridwork of bars and diamonds with stars inside; bar and table weave producing variation of "Pine Bloom" pattern. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverlets
cotton (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
piecing
geometric patterns
gardens
Wool
Cotton
Pieced
Overshot
Geometric
Pine bloom
Garden
BEDSPREAD

Pattern

Pine bloom

Maker

Fifield, Mary (Sanborn) (Maker)

Location of Origin

Exeter, NH, USA

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

72 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.397

Reference Notes

Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

Places

New Hampshire (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)