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1972.149 (RS34255)

Description

Body comprised of alternating rows of diamond blocks, one of yellow and black floral print on red ground, the other of bands of rainbow colors on white ground. Top and bottom bands of glazed red and black floral chintz; "Pumpkin Seed" design; white ground. Edges bound in printed cotton. Body quilted in squares; ends in "Broken Dishes" pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865 C-1880 C
Material
calico
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
broken (form attributes)
Broken Dishes
Calico
calico
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dishes (vessels)
Floral
floral patterns
fruit
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
printing (process)
Pumpkin Seed
QUILT
quilts
rolling up
seed
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
79.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.149
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48750
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Title Bed Covering Accession number 1972.136 Notes 1972.136 BEDSPREAD Relationship Same donatio
Title Quilt Accession number 1972.148 Notes 1972.148 QUILT Relationship Wood donatio

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Pumpkin Seed

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