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1980.335 (RS34307)

Description

White cotton ground; four rows of three appliqued four-part pink flowers; four flowering leaves; tri-part flowering leaves between. Border of undulating vine; flowering leaves. Quilting pattern of diamonds with interspersed pin wheels; feather quilting along vine; diagonal quilting around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1925-1940
Inscriptions
In ink on back edge: ROBERTS-P
Associated Building
Original To Lady Pepperrell House.
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
quilting
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
85 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.335
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49840
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].

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