Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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coverlet
  • United States
  • coverlet, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 195.6 x 190.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 77 x 75 in
  • Gift of Katherine S. Mitchell
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0090
Description
Exhibitions

Double woven coverlet with dark indigo blue and madder wool on cream-colored double strand cotton. It has a geometric design. It has a pine tree border and Snowball variation pattern. It has on-loom woven fringe on three sides.