Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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two pieces of a coverlet
  • United States
  • two pieces of a coverlet, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, wool
  • Object Height/Width: a 111.76 x 63.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: b 147.32 x 60.96 cm
    Object Height/Width: a 44 x 25 in
    Object Height/Width: b 58 x 24 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0699.a, b
Description

Two pieces of an overshot woven coverlet in red and blue wool weft with cream-colored cotton warp and ground weft. It has a lover's chain variation pattern.