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Coverlet

Date:
1833
Geography:
Made in Southport, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Cotton and wool warp and weft, woven
Dimensions:
88 x 76 3/4 in. (223.5 x 194.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. James J. Rorimer, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.264.3
Not on view
This dark blue wool and undyed cotton coverlet is woven in two panels and seamed at the center. The central field is patterned with quadrupled rose medallions, while the borders show alternating eagles and fruit trees.
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