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Object Name Bedspread
Catalog Number 1981.18
Date 1816
Material(s) cotton
Dimensions H-93.125 W-75.25 inches
Description White cotton counterpane with white embroidery of flowers, birds, tree of life in center, swag of chain tied with bows around border. The initials "A. B." and "1816" are embroidered in swag in bottom center.
Notes The donor purchased the quilt from Miss Emma Browning of Georgetown, Kentucky.
Collection Mrs. Bronston Kenney Collection
People Bowling, Emma
Subjects Textiles
Bedspreads
Needlework
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS