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Collection: Ruth N. Holroyd Collection
Object Id Number: 95.15.10
Object Name: Coverlet
Date Item Created: 1852
Description: Coverlet fragment (large) L shaped. pink and white. Pattern includes stars and crossed rose sprays. Border of flower pots with rose bushes. Double weave. The corner has eagle with shield, arrows and branches and reads, "1852 Hepsey Filkins" There is additional writing, the begining of which is cut off, that reads, "...RLEN GENESEE. CO. N.Y." There is also a seam where two woven panels were sewn together to make the larger coverlet.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Wool/Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Double Weave/Woven - Jacquard (Udf3)
Floral (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Cotton/Natural Fiber - Wool (Udf7)
Artifact (Udf10)
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