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Mosaic quilt

Description

Pieced hexagons in mosaic design six rows six- pointed stars interspersed between two mosaic florets; borders. On sides and foot attached printed ruffle gathered along edges. Design of repeating blocks of oak leaves; abstract greek key border; quilted in repeating swags.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
calico
chintz
cotton (textile)
dimity
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Calico
calico
Checked
checker pattern
Chintz
chintz
Classical
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Mosaic
mosaics (visual works)
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
rolling up
Star
stars
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
111 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.374
GUSN
10461
Reference Notes
Meller & Eiffers. Textile Designs. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mosaic

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