Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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one of two pieces of an overshot coverlet
  • United States
  • one of two pieces of an overshot coverlet, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, wool
  • Object Height/Width: a 170.18 x 69.85 cm
    Object Height/Width: a 67 x 27 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0778.a

Woven coverlet in two pieces with a variation of the Pine Bloom pattern in natural cotton warp and grown weft with brown and coral pink-red wool weft overshot.