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1945.415 (RS34378)

Description

White cotton ground, body comprised of alternating rows of white diamonds; centered and appliqued hexagon florets; nine patch blocks of alternating white, red and yellow calico. Overall quilting pattern of shells and chevrons. Sawtooth border; bound edges.

Details

Maker
Wetmore Family (Maker)
Date
1820-1850
Location of origin
Middletown, CT, USA
Material
appliqué (technique)
calico
cotton (textile)
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Calico
calico
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
rolling up
stitching
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
88.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1945.415
GUSN
54091
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