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Coverlet. Jacquard (Single) woven coverlet. Warp: blue wool. Weft: red wool. Plumed medallion motifs woven in red wool on blue wool ground; side and lower borders decorated with birds int rees and two story frame house motifs. Inscribed lower left corner: "SOLD BY S. KUTER AND MANUFACTORD (sic)...

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Provenance

Has been in the donor's family for generations; exact date of their acquisition unknown. See files for genealogical information.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Mrs. William F. Camp

American, 1839

Object Place

Lehigh County, Trexler Town, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

253 x 222 cm (99 5/8 x 87 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.388

Medium or Technique

Blue and red wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles