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Hickory Leaf coverlet
  • United States
  • Hickory Leaf coverlet, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: United States
  • linen, wool
  • Object Height/Width: b 223.52 x 78.74 cm
    Object Height/Width: b 88 x 31 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0774.a, b
Description

Overshot woven coverlet in indigo blue wool weft and cream-colored cotton weft and warp. It has a Hickory Leaf pattern (Sometimes called double bow knot, Muscadine hulls or blooming leaf).