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Patchwork Quilt

Description

"Crazy quilt" type fabrics juxtaposed with dark blue velvet diamond forms. Mauve silk gathered ruffle edge. Reverse is alternating blue stripe and tan colored hands with stitched diaper pattern. Monogramed in center in gold gothic letters "JPB 1876".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1876
Inscriptions
JPB 1876 (Gold gothic letters in center)
Associated Building
Original To Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
piecing
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Needlework
Pieced
piecing
Quilt
quilts
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Star
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
71 x 63 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.18
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. R. L. McFarlan
GUSN
64970

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