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Fragments of bed hangings

Crewelwork embroidery
Fragments of bed curtains

American
first quarter of the 18th century


Place of Creation: Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

19.1447

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton twill with wool embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Thirteen pieces or fragments of embroidered bed curtains or hangings; linen and cotton twill ground (fustian) with wool embroidery (crewelwork) similar to other pieces in Bradstreet group (19.67 and 19.596–19.610).

Provenance

Inherited by Samuel Bradstreet; Gift to the MFA, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Bradstreet