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Coverlet, woven on the Jacquard loom

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Blue wool and cotton in design known as "Fourth of July"; circular floral medallions in body of coverlet; border of varied motifs including American eagle, monkeys, stars, rabbits, buildings, and the inscription, "A. Olmsted. Agriculture and Manufactures Are The Foundation of Our Independence,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mythena Taylor

American, 1833

Object Place

United States


241.5 x 198 cm (95 1/16 x 77 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton; woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts