Coverlet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3019

Description

It is in two parts- a linen wrap and a madder redwool weft woven in a geometric pattern of stacked rectangles and checkerboard squares.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverlets
linen (material)
wool (textile)
weaving
geometric patterns
Wool
Linen
Woven
Geometric
BEDSPREAD

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

100 x 41 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1509