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bed cover
  • England, United Kingdom
  • bed cover, 1840–50
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • cotton, chintz
  • Object Height/Width: 272.4 x 278.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 107 1/4 x 109 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0761

Glazed chintz bed cover (for a four poster bed) with a tan background with netting pattern Motifs include scroll-like designs in red and brown. It is fitted and gathered at bottom corners.