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Whole cloth quilt

1949.12 (RS34382)

Description

Dark blue; quilted central design of interlocking circles creating four abstract flower petals. Undulating quilted vine and leaves; alternating flowering and budding tulips facing out at sides and bottom. Edges of simple line and scallops design. Open spaces filled with quilted diagonal lines.

Details

Maker
Possibly Philbrick, Clara, 1803-1886 (Maker)
Date
1790-1825
Associated Building
Associated With Judge Joseph Philbrick's Farm.
Material
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
wholecloth quilts
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cloth
Floral
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
fruit
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Pumpkin Seed
QUILT
quilts
seed
stitching
textiles
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Unidentified Textile
wholecloth quilts
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
97.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.12
GUSN
54870
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Pumpkin Seed

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