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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coverlet fragment
date made
1902
place made
United States: Tennessee, Russellville
Physical Description
wool, cotton (overall material)
overshot (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 16 1/2 in x 15 in; 41.91 cm x 38.1 cm
ID Number
TE.T04935.000
catalog number
T04935.000
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Laura M. Allen
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Coverlets
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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