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Whole Cloth Quilt

1925.6 (RS266139)

Description

Quilt with gold silk ground. Central ring medallion with floral center framed by diamond and rope pattern in silk thread. Outside border comprised of saw tooth and abstract florals. Edged in loop and lines and additional motifs. Back of gold glazed wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Material
glazing (coating)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
91 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.6
GUSN
30481

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