Coverlets, Cultural Objects
PeopleMaker/Creator: Odessa Hylton Helms
Colors: natural wool with red embroidery
Dimensions: 92 x 31 1/2 inches
Pattern: plain weave
Finishing: hand hemming, “Turkey Track” embroidered border using wool thread
This wool and linen table runner has a red embroidered border along one end.
Keywordstable runner, wool, linen
Odessa Ann Hylton Helms Harris (1895-1986) was the daughter of Solomon Hylton and Nannie Bird Hylton of the Weldon community. She was first married to Joseph Luther Helms; and secondly to James Solomon Harris.