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Bedspread

Description

White cotton; raised candlewicking-like designs of central square surrounded in floral wreath; above and below are large potted plants out of which circulate connecting, scrolling leafy vine supporting draping lattice baskets by tasseled cords along borders; corner floral vines and floral darts point to center; applied border of woven band with knotted fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
machine-made
weaving
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Classical
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
weaving
whitework
Whitework
Woven
Dimensions
106 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.308
GUSN
36530

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