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Coverlet, Four Snowballs pattern with Pine-tree border

ca. 1830
Possibly made in Pennsylvania, United States
Wool and cotton, woven
77 3/4 x 65 1/4 in. (197.5 x 165.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Emerson Opdycke, in memory of her mother, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
This double cloth coverlet is woven in two panels from undyed cotton and dark blue, light blue, and salmon-colored wool. It is seamed at the center and hemmed at the top. The bottom edge is finished with a natural fringe.
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