Bedcover

A work made of cotton, plain weave; appliquéd with cotton and silk, plain weaves; some padded; embroidered with silk in chain and satin stitches; quilted with cotton thread through cotton batting and cotton, plain weave backing; edged with cotton, plain weave.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; appliquéd with cotton and silk, plain weaves; some padded; embroidered with silk in chain and satin stitches; quilted with cotton thread through cotton batting and cotton, plain weave backing; edged with cotton, plain weave.

Date:

1825/75

Artist:

United States

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Title

Bedcover

Origin

United States

Date

1825–1875

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; appliquéd with cotton and silk, plain weaves; some padded; embroidered with silk in chain and satin stitches; quilted with cotton thread through cotton batting and cotton, plain weave backing; edged with cotton, plain weave

Dimensions

222.1 x 216.9 cm (87 1/2 x 85 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ann Calhoun Dienner

Reference Number

1993.150

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