Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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coverlet
  • United States
  • coverlet, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, wool
  • Object Height/Width: 284.48 x 104.14 cm
    Object Height/Width: 112 x 41 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0776
Description

Overshot woven coverlet with cream cotton warp and blue and pale yellow/gray wool weft. It has design similar to the Seven Stars pattern in blue, tan, and white. It has shape-wool fringe on one long and one short side.