Jacquard coverlet

Jacquard coverlet
Title
Jacquard coverlet
Date 
1820-1850
Medium 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 88 3/4 x 72 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 225.4 x 183.5 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
Blue wool and white cotton double cloth jacquard coverlet composed of two vertical sections hand-sewn together; scrolling vines and scattered eight-pointed stars on dotted ground at center, with plain stripe across top and bottom and on either side; woven inscription within one side stripe.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. James King Hand
Object Number 
1941.744
Marks 
woven: within stripe on one side: "CATHARINE E ROGERS"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this coverlet descended through the family of Mrs. Tarrant Putnam (nee Woodhull), who gave it to the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group