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Cradle Quilt

1946.47 (RS34379)

Description

Comprised of pink calico diamond grid; intersections white calico. Blocks of white ground with spot motifs; pieced and appliqued handled baskets madder-orange calico. Sawtooth border of same; bound edges of pink calico.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Material
appliqué (technique)
calico
cotton (textile)
piecing
quilting
stitching
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
appliqué (technique)
Bedcover
calico
cotton (textile)
piecing
Quilt, Bed
Quilt, Crib
quilting
quilts
stitching
Dimensions
33 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.47
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Williams
GUSN
54193

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