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Scrap quilt top

1942.1485 (RS34395)

Description

Comprised of scraps of early nineteenth century cottons. No pattern or overall design. Edges bound in printed calico.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original To Lady Pepperrell House.
Material
calico
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Block, Quilt
Calico
calico
Checked
checker pattern
Chintz
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Linen
linen (material)
Orientalism
Pieced
piecing
Plaid
plaids
printing (process)
quilts
rolling up
Stipple Engraved
Stripe
Striped
stripes
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
62.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1485
Credit Line
Gift of Virginia L. Hodge and Katharine D. Parry
GUSN
53374
Reference Notes
Montgomery. Textiles in America. [No Publisher].

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