DESCRIPTION: White on white embroidered coverlet, sewn in three panels with applied fringe on three sides. The embroidered design centers a case of stylized flowers within a rectangular surround of undulating grapevine design. Surrounding this is a band of scattered flower filled baskets among floral sprays, cornucopias with flowers, budding branches and thistle-type flowers. The outermost decorative banding is a flowering vine with bows in each of the four corners. The needle laced edge has an applied banding of suspended crocheted points with tassels.
Provenance is as follows: Emily Moss to Robert Pertiller Moss to Sarah Elizabeth Moss Watkins to Irene Watkins Pearce to Elizabeth Martha Pearce Crutchfield to Charles Harvey Crutchfield.