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Object Name: Jacquard coverlet
Date: 1837
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Medium: Wool, cotton
Dimensions: Overall: 94 1/2 x 71 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 240 x 181.6 x 1.3 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Probably: Tappan
Description: Blue wool and white cotton double cloth jacquard coverlet; central design composed in three columns, the central column with quartets of eagles encircled in stars alternating with floral medallions, and flanking columns with alternating floral motifs; border consisting of tree with bird and animals alternating with urn and flowers; woven inscription in square frame at each corner; fringe on lower edge.
Credit Line: Purchase
Object Number: 1941.919
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Marks: Woven in each corner: "MARY / SNYDER / 1837"