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Object Name: Coverlet
Date: 1815-1830
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Medium: Wool, cotton
Dimensions: Overall: 94 x 76 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 238.8 x 194.3 x 0.6 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Blue wool and white cotton double-woven19 coverlet composed of two vertical sections hand-sewn together; decorated grid at center with pine tree border on three sides.
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. R. W. G. Vail
Object Number: 1959.93
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Marks: cross stitched: in upper left corner: "AM / HEM"

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The initials stitched on this covelet are those of Amy (Coleman) Mills (1797-1828) and Harriet Elizabeth Mills (Mrs. Enos Smith Vail, 1821-1876), great-grandmother and grandmother of the donor.