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Bedcover

A work made of wool, broken twill weave; fulled; embroidered with wool and silk in back, individual back, looped back (cut to form pile), chain, feather, fly, long-armed cross, satin, individual satin, and stem stitches; lined with cotton, plain weave; roller and possibly block printed; glazed.
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  • A work made of wool, broken twill weave; fulled; embroidered with wool and silk in back, individual back, looped back (cut to form pile), chain, feather, fly, long-armed cross, satin, individual satin, and stem stitches; lined with cotton, plain weave; roller and possibly block printed; glazed.

Date:

c. 1849

Artist:

Executed by Rebecca C. Hayward
American, active c. 1849
United States, Massachusetts, Winchendon

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Rebecca C. Hayward

Title

Bedcover

Place

Massachusetts (Object made in)

Date

Made 1844–1854

Medium

Wool, broken twill weave; fulled; embroidered with wool and silk in back, individual back, looped back (cut to form pile), chain, feather, fly, long-armed cross, satin, individual satin, and stem stitches; lined with cotton, plain weave; roller and possibly block printed; glazed

Dimensions

256 × 225.7 cm (100 3/4 × 88 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Director's Capital Campaign Endowment

Reference Number

2001.51

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