Pillarprint bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-9918

Description

T-shaped; comprised of glazed printed floral and fruit pillar columns; handled baskets with roses between; off white ground with light blue dotted chain overall. Gathered ruffles on sides and bottom of same.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
machine sewing (technique)
printing (process)
rolling up
ruffle
tin (metal)
baskets (containers)
Classical
floral patterns
hashira-e
rose (genus)
Cotton
Pillar Print
Hand Stitched
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Machine Sewn
Fruit Basket
Floral
Classical
Rose
Ruffled
BEDSPREAD

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

94.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1969.123

Reference Notes

Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].