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Bedspread. White ground woven with linen warp and cotton weft; all-over design of scrolling outline stems bearing large scale ornamental flowers and fruit worked with two shades of blue linen thread in oriental, stem, and dot stitches; a number of brownish stains, several small holes, edges...

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Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

American (New England), 18th century

Object Place

New England, United States


222.5 x 180 cm (87 5/8 x 70 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts