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Bedspread

Description

Of rectangular form, with a central flat panel edged in self ruching. It is joined on three sides by gathered panels of two tiers with ruching. The fabric is patterned with floral sprigs of various kinds in shades of yellow, bittersweet, mustard, orange and green on a white ground. All the edges are bound in yellow machine overcast stretching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1960-1970
Inscriptions
On a printed cloth on the top hem is: Desley/Fabrics/Manufacturers/Draperies-Bedroom Ensembles.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
101.5 x 80.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1127
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51228

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