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Blue and White Wool and Cotton Jacquard Coverlet

Auction:
2509
Lot:
691
Sold for:
$533$450

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Blue and White Wool and Cotton Jacquard Coverlet, America, early 19th century, two-piece double-weave coverlet with a field of six floral medallions, designs interspersed with blossoms and small dots, the sides bordered with stars and clover over eagles, buildings, and Masonic columns flanked by men, the end borders with stars and clover over eagles, Masonic columns, small animals, and the name "LUCY WANZER," the corner blocks inscribed "AGRICULTURE & MANUFACTURES ARE THE FOUNDATION OF OUR INDEPENDENCE./JULY4 1826 GNRL LA FAYETTE," (toning, minor stains), 96 x 74 in.
Estimate $400-600

Scattered spots of brown stains

Keywords

Anime, Clover, Jacquard loom, Manga, Weaving

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