Coverlets, Cultural Objects
Overshot Coverlet (navy, coral)
PeopleMaker/Creator: Malinda Smith Thompson
- Pattern: undetermined as yet
- Colors: navy, coral, tan
- Dimensions: 84 x 74 inches
- Panels: three (28 1/2, 28, 27 1/2 inches wide) beautifully matched using hand-stitching
This overshot coverlet uses coral and navy wool thread to create a bold geometric pattern.
Malinda J. Smith Thompson (1856-1924) married the Rev. George Hampton Thompson.
This is one of two coverlets in our collection attributed to Malinda Thompson.