Counterpane, Bolton type

Cotton, woven | 256.5 x 227.3cm | c. 1800-1830

Unknown Artist

This hand-loom-woven white cotton bed cover was made in one piece. The design is picked out in raised loops of heavy cotton weft threads. The heavy pattern wefts are in a 2:2 proportion to the lighter-weight main wefts. The piece has a central eight-...
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