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Catalog Number 10250-2
Title Bedspread, Knit
Object Name Bedspread
Description Beige cotton knit bedspread. It has a repeating pattern of squares (made of four triagles) with a four petaled flower in the center of each square. There is a 4" border around the bedspread with a pattern of wavy lines and interlocking petals.
Culture Irish
Material cotton
Place of Origin Ireland
Used USA: Nebraska (Otoe), Nebraska City
Length (in) 87.5
Width (in) 80
History This bedspread was given to the donor's sister in 1933 by Miss Anna Walker, who lived near Arbor Lodge in Nebaska City. It was made by Miss Walker's grandmother who lived in Ireland. The donor's siter was a nurse and cared for Miss Walker in her last days.
Credit line Mrs. Anton S. Person, Lubback, Texas
Collection Person, Mrs. Anton S.