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Fragment of a coverlet

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Square piece, made of two fragments seamed at right angles to selvedge. Cotton warp and weft; extra weft of dark blue wool used for overshot pattern of lines and rectangles. Pattern weft is darker in larger piece. Selvedge along one side. Condition good.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Roger F. Hooper in memory of Lizabeth E. D. Thayer

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

40 x 40 cm (15 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.852

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles