285.7 x 261.2 cm (112 1/2 x 102 13/16 in.)
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White cotton embroidered with heavy white cotton string. Stitch resembles wrong side of stem stitch. In center of coverlet is basket of flowers surrounded by grape vines, sheaves of wheat, etc., with an outer border on three sides of festoons of ribbon and stars; edged with heavy cotton crochet lace. At top is embroidered “Clarice Clark’s 1816”. Torn and mended in places.
Gift of Miss Norma M. Keever, in memory of her mother