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Coverlet

A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and patterning wefts (beiderwand); edged with woven fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and patterning wefts (beiderwand); edged with woven fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

1868

Artist:

Ephraim Hausman (American, 1813–1901)
United States, Pennsylvania, Lehigh County, Trexlertown

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Artist

Ephraim Hausman (Weaver)

Title

Coverlet

Origin

Pennsylvania

Date

Made 1868

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and patterning wefts (Beiderwand); edged with woven fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Inscriptions

Inscription: Made by E. Hausman Trexler Town Trexler Town 1868

Dimensions

239.9 x 200.15 cm (94 3/8 x 78 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Drews

Reference Number

1972.410

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