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

Date:

1843

Artist:

Martin Hoke (American, born German, 1815–1893)
United States, Pennsylvania, York County, Dover

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Artist

Martin Hoke (Weaver)

Title

Coverlet

Origin

Pennsylvania

Date

Made 1843

Medium

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

Dimensions

274.2 × 221.7 cm (108 × 87 1/4 in.) Repeat: 42 cm (16 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Beatty

Reference Number

1974.414

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