March 7, 2010

Pine Bloom Red Coverlet

Beautiful example of an early red coverlet weaving, cotton & wool circa 1810. In unusually fine condition, this piece has retained it's rich red color, which was probably made with a home dye from the "Madder" plant. Mint.

SOLD 4/23/10

An Orange Moon
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Chicago, IL 60629
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