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Wool embroidered linen bedspread

Spanish
19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

254 cm (100 in.)

Accession Number

49.62

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidery, bobbin lace, drawn work

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wool embroidered linen bedspread, cream diaper linen with small geometric figure, made up of three widths of linen divided by bobbin lace and embroidered with white, red, green, blue, and yellow wool with stylized flowers, radiating design in middle and flowering plants growing from the edges and corners each end; edged with bobbin lace; small tears in corner of linen and on the edge of the bobbin lace, some stains on linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot