Overshot coverlet fragment; Leah Dougherty, Tennessee; 1902

Overshot coverlet fragment; Leah Dougherty, Tennessee; 1902

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Coverlet fragment. Blue and white: cotton & wool, 4-harness, overshot pattern: "Rose in the Garden," woven by Mrs. Leah Dougherty at Russellville, TN, in 1902, from an original draft drawn by her mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Adams at Sugar Grove, NC., in 1868.
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Object Name
coverlet fragment
date made
place made
United States: Tennessee, Russellville
Physical Description
wool, cotton (overall material)
overshot (overall production method/technique)
overall: 16 1/2 in x 15 in; 41.91 cm x 38.1 cm
ID Number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Laura M. Allen
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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