Bed Cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1845-1870

GUSN

GUSN-52994

Description

Rectangular; applied and gathered founces; woven tape binding around sides and bottom. Gussets at top corners. Pattern of central column of flowers and leaves including roses flanked by narrower columns of morning glories and vines. Light blue ground; brown cotton back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
chintz
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
rose (genus)
Cotton
Chintz
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Machine Sewn
Pieced
Rose
Floral
Morning Glory
Unidentified Textile
BEDSPREAD

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

120 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1942.374