Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1826

GUSN

GUSN-35159

Description

White; candlewicked design with central round medallion with potted flower. Smaller oval medallion above. Concentric borders of vines, rings, dots and grape vines; potted flower at bottom. Border of loops and dots; applied fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
candlewicking (embroidering)
cotton (textile)
fringe
whitework
floral patterns
Cotton
Fringe
Candlewicked
Whitework
Floral
BEDSPREAD

Inscription

Candlewicked at top: SL/1826

Maker

Levalley, Susan (Weaver)

Location of Origin

Warwick, RI, USA

Dimensions

101 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.2062

Reference Notes

Safford and Bishop. America's Quilts and Coverlets. [No Publisher].

Places

Rhode Island (United States)