Narrow, rectangular bed cover

English or American
Around 1825

Object Place: England or U.S.A.


232.5 x 61 cm (91 9/16 x 24 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton tabby-weave block and roller-printed

Not On View


Americas, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Natural undyed tabby-woven cotton, block and roller-printed in shades of red, blue, mauve, and black. Alternate columns of floral pattern, large-scaled on blue, small-scaled on white. Made of two widths of chintz, seamed and trimmed all round with white, yellow and green cotton fringe. One long tear and several holes, patches and repairs. Faded and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot