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White cotton embroidered with heavy white cotton string. Stitch resembles wrong side of stem stitch. In center of coverlet is basket of flowers surrounded by grape vines, sheaves of wheat, etc., with an outer border on three sides of festoons of ribbon and stars; edged with heavy cotton crochet...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Norma M. Keever, in memory of her mother

American, 1816

Dimensions

285.7 x 261.2 cm (112 1/2 x 102 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.170

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles