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Bed Cover (Switzerland), 19th century

This is a Bed cover. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is linen, wool and its technique is continuous supplementary wefts free floating from face to face in a plain weave foundation. pattern would have required 16 harnesses. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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Bed Cover (Switzerland), 19th century; linen, wool; 1976-2-2

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18490445/ |title=Bed Cover (Switzerland), 19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 December 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>