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Pillarprint bedspread

Description

T-shaped; comprised of glazed printed floral and fruit pillar columns; handled baskets with roses between; off white ground with light blue dotted chain overall. Gathered ruffles on sides and bottom of same.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
machine sewing (technique)
printing (process)
rolling up
ruffle
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Classical
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fruit Basket
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
hashira-e
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Pillar Print
printing (process)
rolling up
Rose
rose (genus)
ruffle
Ruffled
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
94.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.123
GUSN
9918
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].

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