Coverlet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-9956

Description

Blue wool, white cotton, reversible; overall geometric pattern of gridwork with solid intersections. Overlay pattern of "garden" motifs interconnected by four lines. Fringed bottom; hemmed top; selvage edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Pattern

Garden

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

83 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.120

Reference Notes

Strickler. American Woven Coverlets. [No Publisher].

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly