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1991.1290 (RS24595)

Description

Rectangular form with 2 cut corners patterned with 23 stars with conforming rings connected by diamonds comprised of polychrome (red, blue/brown tan chintz printed patches on an off white field). Enclosed on 3 sides by floral patterned border, densely quilted with floral, diagonal and parallel line pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
chintz
printing (process)
quilting
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BEDSPREAD
Chintz
chintz
Floral
floral patterns
printing (process)
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
88 x 97 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1290
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2835

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