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Bedspread

Description

T-shaped; polychromatic columns of chrysanthemums and leaves over undulating honeycomb band; printed check ground of solid and grouped brown lines intersecting with grouped black lines. Woven tape binding around sides; cotton calico backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
calico
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
block printing (relief printing process)
Calico
calico
Checked
checker pattern
Chrysanthemum
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
103 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.775
GUSN
29605

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