Coverlet with eight-pointed stars and diamond motifs divided by diagonal zigzag borders - Textiles
  • Date 1770-1830
  • Place of Origin Sogn, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
  • Creator Unknown

Coverlet woven using rutevev (geometric tapestry) weave with double interlock joins. Eight-pointed stars and diamond motifs divided by diagonal zigzag borders. Appears to be the type of coverlet from Sogn, Norway.

  • Materials Wool, linen
  • Dimensions length: 62 inches; width: 49 inches
  • Identifier / Source LC1628 - Gift of Bergen Museum
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