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Bedcover (France), ca. 1840

This is a Bedcover. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved roller on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 212 x 136 cm (6 ft. 11 7/16 in. x 53 9/16 in.)

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Bedcover (France), ca. 1840; cotton; Warp x Weft: 212 x 136 cm (6 ft. 11 7/16 in. x 53 9/16 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-178

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