Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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overshot coverlet
  • United States
  • overshot coverlet, 1830s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool, cotton
  • Object Height/Width: without fringe 231.14 x 187.96 cm
    Object Height/Width: with fringe 246.38 x 218.44 cm
    Object Height/Width: without fringe 91 x 74 in
    Object Height/Width: with fringe 97 x 86 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0650
Description
Exhibitions

Overshot coverlet with Lover's Knot and Whig Rose variation patterns. It has dark indigo blue wool and cream cotton woven in summer and winter weave. There is hand tied fringe applied.