Coverlet fragment, New York, 19th century

Coverlet fragment, New York, 19th century

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Description
Fragment of a coverlet. Woven with cotton and wool in both the weft and warp in blue and white diamond and tree design, similar to the "Lovers Knot." Made for the donor's grandfather, who was born in Cayuga County , New York in 1790.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coverlet fragment
coverlet, fragment
date made
19th century
place made
United States: New York
ID Number
TE.T03604.000
catalog number
T03604.000
accession number
60506
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. May G. Covert
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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