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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; warp and weft fringe.
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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; warp and weft fringe.

Date:

1837

Artist:

Peter Lorentz (American, born French, 1801-1876)
United States, Ohio, Montgomery County

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Artist

Peter Lorentz (Weaver)

Title

Coverlet

Origin

Ohio

Date

Made 1837

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; warp and weft fringe

Dimensions

240 × 226 cm (94 1/2 × 89 in.) Repeat: 40.2 cm (15 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raoul R. Haas

Reference Number

1974.416

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