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Embroidered Bedcover

Place Made:
Buncombe County North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1820-1840
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
HOA: 89 1/2; WOA: 65
Accession Number:
3012
History:
History: Descended in the Wilson and England families of western North Carolina. It belonged to Martha Wilson England (1819-1892) of Brevard, Transylvania County, and was probably made by her mother, Elizabeth Wilson (b. 1777 – d. after 1850).
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harold Vogler