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Crib or cradle quilt

1945.412 (RS34376)

Description

Small pale blue and white patchwork quilt. Patchwork design of alternating white cotton blocks and diamonds; fine pale blue/green floral calico; white ground. Border of alternating rectangles and triangles. Edges bound in floral calico.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Material
calico
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Calico
calico
Childhood
childhood
Children's furnishing
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
quilts
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
30 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1945.412
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Laura R. Little
GUSN
54089

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