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Whole cloth quilt

1981.78 (RS34311)

Description

Thin, glazed spread of rasberry-like floral groupings with leaves; surrounded by arboresque white ghost-like ivy chains; brown ground. Quilted in zig-zag pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Material
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Chintz
chintz
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
rolling up
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
72.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.78
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wentworth
GUSN
9990
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].
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