Coverlet with long-eyed heddles with inlayed inscriptions and other geometric designs - Textiles
  • Date 1887
  • Place of Origin Norway
  • Creator Unknown

This coverlet is woven in skillbragd (overshot weave) using long-eyed heddles with inlayed inscriptions and other geometric designs. Ca. 24 warp ends per inch. Short ends turned and machine sewn. Woven in two panels.

Inscription: M S M D K, 1887

  • Materials Wool, linen
  • Dimensions length: 64 inches; width: 50.5 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1991.095.001 - Museum Purchase
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