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Coverlet

A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth; woven on loom with jacquard attachment; two loom widths joined.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth; woven on loom with jacquard attachment; two loom widths joined.

Date:

1840/45

Artist:

Hugh Gilchrist (American, born Scottish, 1806-1857)
United States, Indiana

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Hugh Gilchrist (Weaver)

Title

Coverlet

Place

Indiana (Object made in)

Date

Made 1840–1845

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain weave double cloth; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment; two loom widths joined

Dimensions

228.5 × 193.2 cm (90 × 76 in.); Repeat: H.: 78.7 cm (31 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mildred Davison

Reference Number

1973.318

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