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Coverlet

A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth with main warp and extended ground weft fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth with main warp and extended ground weft fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

1840-45

Artist:

United States, Ohio

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Coverlet

Place

Ohio (Object made in)

Date

Made 1840–1845

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth with main warp and extended ground weft fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Inscriptions

Inscription (in mirror image in corner blocks): LIBERTY GEN WASHINGTON

Dimensions

223.5 × 190.5 cm (88 × 75 in.) Centerfield repeat: 40.3 × 30.2 cm (15 7/8 × 11 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Peter and Donna McKinney

Reference Number

2000.55

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