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Blue and White Woven Wool and Cotton Jacquard Coverlet

Auction:
2349
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Blue and White Woven Wool and Cotton Jacquard Coverlet, possibly woven by I. Christie, Bergen County, New Jersey, 1838, two-piece double-weave coverlet with a central field with floral medallions, eight-point stars, and birds enclosed by borders with urns of flowers, birds in trees, animals, and roosters, the corner blocks identifying the owner and date "Hannah Wertendike 1838," fringed on one end, (minor toning and stains), 94 x 71 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Bergen County, Weaving, Woven coverlet

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