|Collection||HCHS Quilt Collection|
|Catalog Number||Quilt 1|
Technique: Jacquard woven in red, green, blue, and natural.
|Provenance||Donation papers state: "Made by Mary DeMott Sheets, or some of her mother's people. The Latourettes of Staten Island, NY and later of Hunterdon Couny, NJ. Henry Latourette was known as a weaver. Henry was the Great-Grandfather of Mary DeMott Sheets. The coverlet was handed down to William and his wife, Ellen Sheets, then to family. It was in Lillie Sheets's possession until her death in 1956 near Oskaloose, Iowa, then willed to her niece Catherine Sheets who donated it to HCHS."|
Sheets, Mary DeMott