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Whole cloth crib quilt

1946.230 (RS266140)

Description

Nearly square; blue resist design of crude white disjointed floral motifs; indigo ground of zig-zag quilting pattern. Remains of calico binding. Back of brown linen; light blue floral embroidery. Pomegrant pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1810
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
resist dyeing
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Childhood
childhood
Children's furnishing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Resist
resist dyeing
textiles
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
40 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.230
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54256
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