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1980.39 (RS269753)

Description

White; corded and stuffed work; central tree- of-life on mound with handled urns; flowering plants in bottom corners and cornucopias and pots of plants along sides. Border of two seven-cord lines framing corded lunettes and chevrons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Inscriptions
Typed ink on label at back corner: Mrs. Frances G. Lee/The Rocks Cottage/Littleton, N.H./Quilt No.9
Material
cotton (textile)
quilting
stitching
trapunto
whitework
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Chevron
chevrons (motifs)
Cornucopia
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Lunette
lunettes
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
Trapunto
trapunto
tree of life (general motif)
Tree-of-Life
Urn
urns
whitework
Whitework
Dimensions
70.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.39
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.
GUSN
49697
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