Fragment of a coverlet

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

37.5 x 38.5 cm (14 3/4 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.853

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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. Selvedge along one side. Condition good.

Credit Line

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