Group of 3 Southern handwoven overshot coverlets, possibly Tennessee., mid 19th century. 1st item: Navy and White coverlet, cotton and wool, Federal Knot variation, three piece construction, 80" x 75". Ref. Wilson and Kennedy, "Of Coverlets," p. 69. Condition: Overall very good condition, some stains on back, white has yellowed. 2nd item: Multicolored navy, red and tan coverlet, cotton and wool, Pine Cone Bloom variation, three piece construction, 95" x 104". Condition: some wool deteriorating, scattered small stains, overall good condition. 3rd item: Navy and white wool reversible coverlet, Irish Chain variation, two piece construction, 70" x 85". Fair condition, moth damage throughout, darned. Provenance: deaccessioned from a Southern historic house museum. CONDITION: See item description.
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