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Overshot coverlet; "Cups and Saucer" or "Wheel of Fortune"

Overshot coverlet; "Cups and Saucer" or "Wheel of Fortune"

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Description
Overshot coverlet, blue and white. Pattern "Cups and Saucer" or "Wheel of Fortune" design. Yarns: fine singles white cotton ground warp and fill. Indigo wool singles pattern, woven in 2 sections; has been cut all sides.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coverlet, overshot
Object Type
Wheel of Fortune
Cup and Saucer
Physical Description
overshot (overall production method/technique)
cups and saucer (overall pattern)
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
wool (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 76 in x 64 in; 193.04 cm x 162.56 cm
ID Number
TE.T11172
catalog number
T011172.000
accession number
205417
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Lucile Tasher
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Coverlets
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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