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Bedspread

Description

White; candlewicked design with central round medallion with potted flower. Smaller oval medallion above. Concentric borders of vines, rings, dots and grape vines; potted flower at bottom. Border of loops and dots; applied fringe.

Details

Maker
Levalley, Susan (Weaver)
Date
1826
Inscriptions
Candlewicked at top: SL/1826
Location of origin
Warwick, RI, USA
Material
candlewicking (embroidering)
cotton (textile)
fringe
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Candlewicked
candlewicking (embroidering)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
whitework
Whitework
Dimensions
101 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2062
GUSN
35159
Reference Notes
Safford and Bishop. America's Quilts and Coverlets. [No Publisher].

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