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Bedcover (England), ca. 1770

This is a Bedcover. It was made by Talwin & Foster. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by James W. Jasper. It is credited Gift of James W. Jasper.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 249 × 229 cm (8 ft. 2 1/16 in. × 7 ft. 6 3/16 in.)

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Bedcover (England), ca. 1770; Made by Talwin & Foster ; cotton; H x W: 249 × 229 cm (8 ft. 2 1/16 in. × 7 ft. 6 3/16 in.); Gift of James W. Jasper; 1957-32-1

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