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Bedspread/Coverlet

Description

Rectangular, lightweight fine cotton; edges bound in striped tape. Overall design of arborescent blue-green plants; red and blue flowers; mottled tan striped ground with white dots.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1880
Material
chintz
cotton (textile)
machine-made
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
bedspreads
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
coverlets
Floral
floral patterns
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
tabby (textile)
Transfer Printed
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
55 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.423
GUSN
9929

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