1970s blue, dark red and tan fringed woven overshot throw. Signed by Pennsylvania weaver William Leinbach in the 1970s.
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Bliss Archive is a working textile archive with thousands of antique and vintage fabric samples. We have a vast collection ranging from ethnic textiles to barkcloth to novelty and conversational fabrics.
This "overshot" coverlet from the mid-9th century has
a unique pattern created with crimson red wool woven on un-dyed cotton. This large textile would be a great piece for pillows or for a piece of furniture.