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Bedspread

Description

T-shaped; white cotton woven candelwicking spread with large central star encircled by alternating pine trees and circles with swag squares within; border of swags with flowers and double lines with zig-zag within; flower and dots along edges with applied netted fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1860
Material
candlewicking (embroidering)
cotton (textile)
fringe
machine-made
weaving
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Candlewicked
candlewicking (embroidering)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Industrialization
industrialization
machine-made
Star
stars
Swag
swags
Tree
trees
weaving
whitework
Whitework
Woven
Dimensions
95 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.134
GUSN
46477

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