Pillarprint bedspread

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1825-1830

GUSN

GUSN-9920

Description

T-shaped; glazed pillarprint with repeating capitals of bouquet of apples and other flowers. Interspace with columns of floral handled baskets and floral bunches. Trellis with woven and dot ground on cream. Woven striped tape edges; gathered ruffles of same on sides and bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedspreads
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
ruffle
tin (metal)
apple (fruit)
baskets (containers)
Classical
floral patterns
trellises
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Tin Glazed
Floral
Fruit Basket
Classical
Ruffled
Apple
Trellis
BEDSPREAD

Associated Building

Original To Nurse House,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

125 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.90

Reference Notes

Schueser & Rufey. English and American Textiles from 1790 to the Present. [No Publisher].

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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