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I also have a shuttle like this from my grandparents. I believe mine was used for mending fishing gillnets on the lower Columbia River. - Mark T.
We have one in our museum collection that is very similar: http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/exhibitions/coverlets/#babyeaglemotif. Sarah Jacob Schliffe made our double-weave coverlet in 1846. Her ph...
Beautiful! Some similar, and not so similar, examples may be found in our museum collection in Oregon: http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/exhibitions/coverlets/
There are some similar works in an Oregon museum collection and they'll be on display later this month: http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/exhibitions/coverlets/#babyeaglemotif