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Bedspread

1949.1029 (RS120112)

Description

White-on-white; white fringed edges on sides and bottom. Bottom corners cut for footposts. Central motif: oval with scrolled leafy vines ending in flowers with raised center. Top end, undecorated. Lined with white cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
fringe
tufting
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Fringe
fringe
Tufted
tufting
Vine
vines
Dimensions
83.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1029
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8112

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