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Bedspread

Description

Light blue cotton spread; overlay of sized cotton netting with tape lace border, corner and center medallions. Scallop edges; gathered lace netting ruffle; tape edges. Cutouts in bottom corners.

Details

Maker
Gilbert Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1895-1915
Inscriptions
Stamped on back: Gilbert Mfg Co
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
machine sewing (technique)
tape (materials)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Lace
lace (needlework)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Medallion
tape (materials)
Dimensions
92 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.147A
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
9915
Reference Notes
Powys. Lace and Lace-Making. [No Publisher]. _____ Note _____ 1953

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