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Bedspread

1955.195 (RS34440)

Description

White; hemmed top and bottom; selvage edges. Stenciled with overall pattern of interlocking green rings; floral motifs in center surrounded by eight point stars and floral petals. Border along sides and bottom undulating vine with flowers. Edge bordered with looping swags and leaves (bell flowers?) or drop pendants.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
piecing
stenciling
Object type
Bedding
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Bird
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Pieced
piecing
Stenciled
stenciling
Dimensions
67 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.195
GUSN
9921

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