American (New England)
Object Place: New England, United States
232.5 x 225 cm (91 9/16 x 88 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen, cotton; embroidered
Not On View
Bedspread; white linen ground embroidered with two shades of linen thread in oriental, stem, dot, and satin stitches; design of slender floral sprays powdered over ground; trifle border on three sides of outline vines bearing flowers and fruit; edged on three sides with blue and white linen and cotton fringe; linen said to have been grown and spun in New England; a few small brownish stains; faded in some places.
Gift of Mrs. F. Carrington Weems