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Catalog Number 2016.060.001
Object Name Bedspread
Description Bernice Schneider and Howard Nicholson were married Feb. 8, 1940 in Anacortes. They received this crocheted bedspread from her mother Marie Schneider (later Dunning), who made it from string obtained from an Anacortes butcher shop. Six pointed star design, connected to create open circles. Pico edging in single crochet edge. Edge scalloped. The family moved to Anacortes from St. Paul, Minnesota, when Bernice was 5 years old.
Date 1940/02/08
Artist Marie Schneider Dunning
Dimensions W-83 L-120 inches
Caption Crocheted bed spread
People SCHNEIDER, Bernice
NICHOLSON, Howard
DUNNING, Marie [SCHNEIDER]
PRATT, Bernice SCHNEIDER
Search Terms bedspread
crochet
string
butcher
Subjects Home Life
Place - Anacortes, WA