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

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

95 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1961.134