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Object Name Coverlet
Common Name Bedspread
Catalog Number 1981.9
Date ca. 1835
Material(s) Wool, Cotton
Dimensions H-91.75 W-69.75 inches
Description This is a "Double Chariot Wheel Variation" overshot coverlet. It has a cotton warp and weft with an indigo blue wool pattern yarn. It has two 35" wide panels with a selvedge left unfinished on the sides. The ends have tight short hems and is made of mill yarns. One panel is slightly longer than the other.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Weaving
Bedspreads
Blankets
Textiles
Wool
Search Terms Coverlet
Woven
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS