Counterpane bed cover
second half of 18th century
Artist Eunice Dennie Burr (American, 1732–1805)
Object Place: Fairfield, Connecticut
253.5 x 251 cm (99 13/16 x 98 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave, backed with linen plain weave; embroidered in trapunto
Not On View
White cotton bedcover with a design of a basket, feathers, flowers and leaves worked in trapunto, cotton cord inserted between cotton plain weave face quilted to linen plain weave backing.
Lent by Mrs. B. W. Munroe, May 29, 1912. Lent by Mrs. John P. Reynolds and Mrs. Nathaniel Wales, Jan. 16, 1920.
Gift of Mrs. John B. Reynolds and Mrs. Nathaniel Wales