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1976.393 (RS269381)

Description

White cotton ground; central motif of eagle facing Irish cross; flanked by serpentine feather vine with flowering hearts. Quilted in diagonal lines; motifs of stuffed and corded work.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1845
Material
cotton (textile)
quilting
stitching
textiles
trapunto
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Celtic crosses (design motif)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Eagle
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Irish Cross
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
textiles
trapunto
Trapunto
Unidentified Textile
whitework
Whitework
Dimensions
70.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1976.393
GUSN
49405
Reference Notes
Weissman & Lavitt. Labors of Love. [No Publisher].

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