Embroidered Coverlet

Title:
Embroidered Coverlet
Creator:
Stanley, Sallie
Date:
1790-1820
Description:
White coverlet with blue embroidered design of central basket of flowers and floral sprays overall. No batting or backing. Made by Sallie Stanley in Jones County, North Carolina, c. 1775 (but may be early 19th century). Donated to the Charleston Museum by Blanche Huckabee in 1971.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Quilt Collection
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Objects
Topical Subject:
White work embroidery, Coverlets, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms
Shelving Locator:
HT 428
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Photographed using a Nikon D90 with a 50.0 mm f/1.8 lens. 1/125 sec, f/9, ISO 250, sRGB.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public Domain.
Access Information:
Courtesy of The Charleston Museum. Photo by Sean Money. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.