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Object Name Bedspread
Catalog Number 1981.17
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Cotton;
Dimensions H-106 W-90 inches
Description This is a white on white cotton counterpane. It is handwoven with a chenille design of flowers, shells, feathers (princess feather), and leaves with scalloped swag border. The tufting is about 1/2 " wide. The design is close together and covers the entire surface of the counterpane. There is handmade fringe on three sides.
Notes There is no provenance on this piece.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Bedspreads
Weaving
Cotton
Search Terms Counterpane
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS