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Quilted bedspread

Description

T-shaped; tan cotton ground; large red and white rococo scrolls; flowering green viney plants sprouting from end of scroll. Overall quilted shell pattern; gathered ruffles along sides and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original To Stetson House.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
piecing
quilting
ruffle
stitching
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bedspreads
block printing (relief printing process)
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
ruffle
Ruffled
stitching
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
102 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.2A
GUSN
9225
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].
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