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Double cloth coverlet

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Coverlet in two lengths, seamed down center. Dark blue woolen warp and weft; natural and light blue cotton warp and weft. Field shows complex pattern of rectangles and spiked balls; wide border shows row of alternating single and double pine trees. Long fringe along one end and both sides; other...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katherine Benson

American (Ohio), 1800–50, according to tradition before 1846

Object Place

Ohio, America

Dimensions

221 x 185 cm (87 x 72 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1028

Medium or Technique

Wool, double cloth

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles