Bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1895-1915

GUSN

GUSN-9915

Description

Light blue cotton spread; overlay of sized cotton netting with tape lace border, corner and center medallions. Scallop edges; gathered lace netting ruffle; tape edges. Cutouts in bottom corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
lace (needlework)
tape (materials)
floral patterns
Cotton
Lace
Machine Sewn
Floral
Medallion
BEDSPREAD

Inscription

Stamped on back: Gilbert Mfg Co

Additional Identification Number

1972.147 AX

Maker

Gilbert Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

92 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.147A

Reference Notes

Powys. Lace and Lace-Making. [No Publisher]. _____ Note _____ 1953

Places

Massachusetts (United States)