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Album quilt

2000.103 (RS85279)

Description

Album quilt with pieced together blocks of silk, cotton, linen, wool, velvet and satin. Consists of floral designs, initials, animals, fish, deer, birds, etc. Silk backing.

Details

Maker
Grace, Belle D. (Maker)
Chilton, Murty Marie Grace (Maker)
Date
1883-1939
Inscriptions
Embroidered on separate blocks: ""B G 1883"" ""JGC 1884"" ""1939"" ""Murty""
Location of origin
Sandgate, VT, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
album quilts
Cotton
cotton (textile)
families
Family
Linen
linen (material)
QUILT
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
52 x 53 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.103
GUSN
26666

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