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Bedcover

A work made of wool, cotton, and silk; plain, twill, and satin weaves; some self-patterned, some with supplementary patterning wefts; some printed; pieced; embroidered with silk feather stitches; edged with twill weaves; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; quilted with cotton.
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  • A work made of wool, cotton, and silk; plain, twill, and satin weaves; some self-patterned, some with supplementary patterning wefts; some printed; pieced; embroidered with silk feather stitches; edged with twill weaves; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; quilted with cotton.

Date:

c. 1890/1900

Artist:

Mennonite
United States, Pennsylvania

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bedcover

Origin

Pennsylvania

Date

Made 1885–1905

Medium

Wool, cotton, and silk; plain, twill, and satin weaves; some self-patterned, some with supplementary patterning wefts; some printed; pieced; embroidered with silk feather stitches; edged with twill weaves; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; quilted with cotton

Dimensions

204.8 × 201.8 (80 5/8 × 79 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret I. McCurry

Reference Number

2004.82

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