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1941.1193 (RS34280)

Description

White cotton ground; five rows of five red printed calico rings; diamonds cutout in bottom showing ground. Across head a band halves an additional row of five rings (six total). Ground quilted in 3/4" squares; 13" wide frame of floral vine quilting. Across head 7" band quilted in chevron pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1885
Inscriptions
Cross stitched in center of band across head: EJ
Material
appliqué (technique)
calico
cotton (textile)
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Calico
calico
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Harvest Sun
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
rolling up
stitching
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
88 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.1193
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry Vaughan
GUSN
52577

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Harvest Sun

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