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Bedspread

1959.1218 (RS269759)

Description

T-shaped, white; candlewicking design of thick, tufted, undulating vine; leafy sprigs and flowers around center motif of flowering plant in handled urn surrounded by tufted dots.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1846
Inscriptions
Ink on top: MRW/1846 [ ]M [the ""M"" is located on far right lip; illegible is located on left] On sewn lable at top left back: C Le Marrett
Associated Building
Original To Marrett House (Standish, Me.). Original to Marrett House (Standish, Me.).
Material
candlewicking (embroidering)
cotton (textile)
stitching
textiles
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Candlewicked
candlewicking (embroidering)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
stitching
textiles
Unidentified Textile
whitework
Whitework
Dimensions
94 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.1218
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances S. Marrett
GUSN
46253

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