Overshot coverlet fragment; Sallie Dougherty; 1912


Fragment of a 4-harness, overshot coverlet designed and woven by Miss Sallie Dougherty in 1912. Draft: "butterflies" in mercerized broqn cotton yarn on a bleached cotton yarn ground.

Date Made: 1912

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Laura M. Allen

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T04936.000Catalog Number: T04936.000Accession Number: 71965

Object Name: coverlet fragmentcoverlet, fragment

Physical Description: cotton (overall material)overshot (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 13 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 34.29 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e7e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_621523

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