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Bed Cover

Description

Rectangular; applied and gathered founces; woven tape binding around sides and bottom. Gussets at top corners. Pattern of central column of flowers and leaves including roses flanked by narrower columns of morning glories and vines. Light blue ground; brown cotton back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1870
Material
chintz
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Hand Stitched
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Morning Glory
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
Rose
rose (genus)
stitching
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
120 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.374
GUSN
52994

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