Coverlet/blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-45887

Description

Predominantly yellow/gold with brown wool birdseye twill weave, reversible; overall geometric pattern of bordered checks created by brown diaper weave and blue border/outline. Blue band across top; rust/brown stripe at bottom. Hemmed top; selvage edges; fringed bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverlets
blankets (coverings)
twill
fringe
weaving
piecing
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
checker pattern
Wool
Fringe
Overshot
Pieced
Geometric
Woven Check
Twilled
BEDSPREAD

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

86.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1956.64