Coverlet fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1790-1845

GUSN

GUSN-9961

Description

Rectangular coverlet fragment woven in birdseye twill weave. Windowpane check pattern of gold, brown, blue and white. Large scale gold and brown intersecting lines with narrow brown, blue and white lines. Ground overshot pattern of bars and small diamonds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverlets
fragments
twill
hand weaving
weaving
piecing
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
checker pattern
Bedcover
Coverlet
Wool
Overshot
Woven
Geometric
Woven Check
Pieced
Twilled
Windowpane
Coverlet

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

80 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.255

Places

New Hampshire (United States)