Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1835-1860

GUSN

GUSN-46477

Description

T-shaped; white cotton woven candelwicking spread with large central star encircled by alternating pine trees and circles with swag squares within; border of swags with flowers and double lines with zig-zag within; flower and dots along edges with applied netted fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
candlewicking (embroidering)
cotton (textile)
fringe
weaving
machine-made
whitework
floral patterns
industrialization
stars
swags
trees
Cotton
Woven
Industrialization
Floral
Tree
Star
Swag
Fringe
Whitework
Candlewicked
BEDSPREAD

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

95 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1961.134