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1928.1257 (RS34331)

Description

Central block large diamond, quarterly divided by brown and white hunting scenes and red and white pastoral scenes. Remainder of block pieced brown and white, and red and white floral block prints and floral designs. Border of block printed stripes of brown; brown crescents all over. Bound edges; chevron quilting all over. Very brown.

Details

Maker
Bringham, Elizabeth (Maker)
Date
1785-1800
Material
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
hand sewing
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
toile (textile material)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Childhood
Chintz
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
hand sewing
Linen
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
Orientalism
Pastoral
pastoral
Pieced
piecing
Possibly childhood
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Stipple Engraved
Toile
toile (textile material)
Dimensions
70.25 x 71.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1257
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Blanche A. Russell
GUSN
32446
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

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