Coverlet with pattern in two-ply wool of diamonds and related geometric forms in two shades of red, green, and dark blue - Textiles
  • Date 1800-1830
  • Place of Origin Norway
  • Creator Unknown

A single-ply linen warp and ground weft which appears possibly hand produced. Pattern in two-ply wool of diamonds and related geometric forms in two shades of red, green, and dark blue in discontinuous wefts over entire piece. Narrow krabberrender (crab) and harrander (H’s) pattern on lower and upper borders. Woven in two sections and joined by a center seam.

  • Materials Wool, linen
  • Dimensions length: 57 inches; width: 51.5 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1981.026.001 - Museum Purchase
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