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one of two pieces of a Church Windows coverlet
  • United States
  • one of two pieces of a Church Windows coverlet, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool, cotton, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: a 119.4 x 86.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: a 47.01 x 34.02 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0060.a

Double woven coverlet in red and blue wool on cream-colored cotton. It has church windows or snowflake and tile patterns. It has a blue square with white lines in center of each block. It has been mended with rose yarn, deeper than the color in coverlet.