Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1960-1970

GUSN

GUSN-51228

Description

Of rectangular form, with a central flat panel edged in self ruching. It is joined on three sides by gathered panels of two tiers with ruching. The fabric is patterned with floral sprigs of various kinds in shades of yellow, bittersweet, mustard, orange and green on a white ground. All the edges are bound in yellow machine overcast stretching.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
floral patterns
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Floral
BEDSPREAD

Inscription

On a printed cloth on the top hem is: Desley/Fabrics/Manufacturers/Draperies-Bedroom Ensembles.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

101.5 x 80.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1127