Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • John Wissler
  • counterpane, 1838
  • Where object was made: Wayne County, Indiana, United States
  • wool, cotton, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 477.5 x 200.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 188 x 79 in
  • Gift of Mr. Frank C. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0082

Jacquard counterpane woven of natural colored cotton with red, pale green and blue wool interwoven design. It has a double lily pattern, double rose pattern and a partridge border. Corner has inscription.