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Bedspread

1949.1059 (RS120142)

Description

Summer and winter weave coverlet with overall rectangular form. Eight-point star and diamond pattern in red, blue, green linen warp on natural color wool weft. Elongated star and diamond border pattern. 3/8" hem on two sides, selvages on other two sides have remains on a sewn-on fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Diamond
Linen
linen (material)
lozenges
Star
stars
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
85 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1059
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7770

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