Coverlet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-2834

Description

Linsey-woolsey coverlet of rectangular form with cut corners, comprised of panels of linen and wool ("linsey-woolsey") blend fabric, woven in a 'bird's-eye' pattern, light blue with butternut reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverlets
linsey-woolsey
quilting
Linsey-Woolsey
Quilted
COVERLET

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA, New England

Dimensions

99.5 x 108 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1289