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Double-cloth woven with dark blue wool and white cotton; pattern based on two different square blocks, one checkerboard, one composed of units of smaller squares; blue and white fringe on three sides; a number of holes and stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harold D. Walker and Miss Eleanor W. Brooks, in memory of their mother, Mrs. N. B. K. Brooks

American, Late 18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

214.3 x 227 cm (84 3/8 x 89 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1679

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton; woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles