Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • coverlet, circa 1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool, cotton, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 188 x 182.9 cm
    Object Length/Width: 74 x 72 in
  • Gift of Miss Lola Brown
  • Not on display
  • 1936.0005

Double woven coverlet with "windows and doors" and Irish chain pattern with inch squares in cream-colored cotton, reverse is blue wool. Border is of broken lines on three sides. Fourth side is hemmed. It has a seam down the center.