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Coverlet patterned with sets of four dark blue blocks on a grid of biege and dark blue diamonds, bars, and crosses; two widths of cloth with abutting seam through center

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout

American, early 19th century

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

158.7 x 219.8 cm (62 1/2 x 86 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.603

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton plain weave with supplementary patterning warp

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles