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Catalog Number 10046-23-(1-2)
Title Coverlet, Overshot; Governors Garden, Aka Mountain Cucumber, St Anns Robe
Object Name Coverlet
Description Governor's Garden pattern, also known as Mountain Cucumber, or St Ann's Robe. It has a garden framed by 4 wheels, alternated w/table of equal sized blocks. There is no border or fringe. Colors are indigo and white.
Date c 1830 to 1850
Year Range from 1830
Year Range to 1850
Material cotton, wool
Made Griffen, Emeline Gardner
Used USA: Illinois, Chicago
People Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957
History Made by Emeline Griffin, the great great grandmother of Charlotte Abbott. Probably used in Hull House by Grace and Edith Abbott.
Credit line Charlotte E. Abbott, San Francisco, California
Collection Abbott, Charlotte E.