Coverlets, Cultural Objects
Vaughn Woolen Mill Coverlet (red, black)
- Pattern: Checkerboard
- Colors: red, black
- Dimensions: 100 x 70 inches
- Panels: two (35 inches wide) joined and hemmed with hand-stitching
This red and black coverlet was woven at Vaughn Woolen Mill by an unknown weaver. It is a two-shaft, weft-faced weave.
KeywordsTwo-shaft weft-faced coverlet, Vaughn Woolen Mill
Two-panel coverlets were produced at Vaughn Woolen Mill until 1903, when new looms made single-panel coverlets possible.
This is one of two very similar coverlets in the collection that are two-shaft, weft-faced weaving.