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Commemorative quilt

1969.561 (RS34252)

Description

T-shaped, central printed cotton panel of flags. Around panel are blocks of red, white and blue printed cotton of either straight lines or chevron pattern. Edge bound in blue cotton; overall diamond pattern quilting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1893-1900
Inscriptions
Stem(?) stitched across top: HBJ 1806-1893
Material
calico
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Calico
calico
Commemorative
commemorative quilts
commemoratives
Flag
flags
Hand Stitched
Patriotism
patriotism
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
stitching
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
82 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.561
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt
GUSN
47875
Reference Notes
Anonymous. By a Fine Hand. [No Publisher].
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