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1937.811 (RS30324)

Description

Six rows of seven white cotton blocks, separated by green 2-3/8" wide sashing. Within blocks appliqued abstract four petaled, stemmed plant; round orange flower. Edges bound in white; quilted in wavy, fanned pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
Label printed in blue ink on back: Finished soft for the needle.
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
piecing
quilting
stitching
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Bedcover
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
Quilt, Bed
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
Dimensions
72.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.811
GUSN
39218

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