Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-36530

Description

White cotton; raised candlewicking-like designs of central square surrounded in floral wreath; above and below are large potted plants out of which circulate connecting, scrolling leafy vine supporting draping lattice baskets by tasseled cords along borders; corner floral vines and floral darts point to center; applied border of woven band with knotted fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
fringe
weaving
machine-made
whitework
Classical
floral patterns
industrialization
Cotton
Fringe
Woven
Whitework
Floral
Classical
Industrialization
BEDSPREAD

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

106 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.308