Skip to content

Search Collections

Bedspread

Description

Nearly square, white cotton woven spread with central floral medallion with floral bunches in corners and band of diamonds for border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
quilting
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Childhood
childhood
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
35.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.1337
GUSN
8134

Comments