Coverlet with Sunrise Pattern

American
about 1825


Dimensions

257.3 x 230 cm (101 5/16 x 90 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.495

Medium or Technique

Cotton and Wool; woven

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven with white cotton and dark blue and red wool. The red is faded in places to orange. The design is composed of geometrical forms. On each end is a border of drawn work.

Provenance

Bought by the donor at Spring Hill, Barnstable County, Massachusetts

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst