Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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counterpane
  • United States
  • counterpane, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 223.5 x 182.9 cm
    Object Length/Width: 88 x 72 in
  • Gift of Miss Clara Gillham
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0003
Description

Embroidered counterpane in white on homespun. The counterpane has a central motif of a vase with flowers partly in open work, with a vine border with grape and floral forms. There is a zigzag around edge. The edge on the top is raw.