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1991.1405 (RS24642)

Description

Rectangular form, off-white cotton ground stenciled with baskets of flowers, rose sprigs, and round medallions with flowerheads and swags in green, yellow, pink, blue; quilted in a zig-zag pattern. Backed with a pieced length of cotton;lined with an old quilt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
quilting
stenciling
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Stenciled
stenciling
Dimensions
75 x 62 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1405
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2930

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