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double woven coverlet
  • United States
  • double woven coverlet, 1846
  • Where object was made: Knox County, Ohio, United States
  • wool, cotton
  • Object Length/Width: 215.9 x 184.2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 85 x 72 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Edith Clark
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0061

Double woven jacquard coverlet with two warps joined so that the front and reverse sides are mirror images. Red, gold/yellow and blue wool patterns with birds (partridge border, eagles in two corners), trees and flowers (double rose). Two pieces with a seam in the middle and fringe on both sides ant the bottom