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Whole cloth quilt

1952.278 (RS34352)

Description

Blue; quilted with large floral motifs; central floral shield. Ground quilted in diagonals. Running scallop border; applied blue fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1830
Inscriptions
In ink on stitched-on paper label at back corner: Mrs. S.A. Griswold/Branford, Conn In pencil on stitched-on paper label at back corner: 20
Associated Building
Used At Pratt House.
Material
fringe
glazing (coating)
quilting
stitching
tabby (textile)
tin (metal)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Fringe
fringe
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Novelty Weave
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
tabby (textile)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
79.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.278
GUSN
45443
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