Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-11080

Description

Indian print bedspread with chartreuse-colored ground and trim; the center has blocks of black-outlined peach; yellow and grey bold flowers which are enclosed by elaborate borders with flowers in kidney and heart-shaped motifs on ecru ground; it is pieced in 2 panels; there are 2 selvege ends and 2 frayed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
dyeing
printing (process)
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Dyed
BEDSPREAD

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

103 x 68 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.431