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Whole cloth quilt

1990.192 (RS266331)

Description

Dark blue glazed wool calamanco spread; quilted, overall geometric pattern of diamonds overlayed with interlocking circles; "Tea cup" pattern. Star within square quilted in block pattern; plain edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Material
glazing (coating)
quilting
stitching
tin (metal)
wholecloth quilts
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Probably Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Calamanco
Cloth
fruit
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Pumpkin Seed
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
seed
Star
stars
stitching
Tea Cup
teacups
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
wholecloth quilts
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
49 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.192
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Drury
GUSN
9046
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Tea Cup

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