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A bedspread; in overshot weave; white cotton warp and weft, blue wool additional weft; reversible design of large square areas based on four pointed star and carnation (?); made of two widths of material sewn together in center; short warp fringe on one end (much worn), white cotton fringe...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert Paul Dart, in memory of her mother, Mrs. Andrew Heck Stephenson

Canadian, About 1825

Object Place

Canada

Dimensions

224.3 x 181.6 cm (88 5/16 x 71 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.412

Medium or Technique

Cotton and Wool; woven, overshot weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles