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Bedspread

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine linen, single piece; white embroidered wreath of morning glories with crest of wheat stems and ribbon at top center. 3-1/2" wide top hem; 1" bottom hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
Stitched in red at bottom corner: B
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Morning Glory
Novelty Weave
tabby (textile)
weaving
Woven
Wreath
wreaths (costume accessories)
Dimensions
96 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.653
GUSN
53099
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