American (New England)
Object Place: New England, United States
222.5 x 180 cm (87 5/8 x 70 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and cotton; embroidery
Not On View
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 untrimmed; somewhat irregular in shape; made of a number of pieces.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund