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Pillarprint bedspread

Description

T-shaped; pillarprint with repeating capitals of bouquets of apples and flowers. Interspaced with columns of floral filled handled baskets and floral bunches. Plain red ground; print of blue and white. Woven striped tape edges; gathered ruffles of same on sides and bottom. Ties at cutouts; lined.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
England
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
ruffle
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Apple
apple (fruit)
baskets (containers)
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Classical
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Fruit Basket
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
hashira-e
Pillar Print
ruffle
Ruffled
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
112 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.21
GUSN
9919
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].
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