Coverlet

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

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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