Chair Cushions

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11135

Description

One of a pair. Of a square form, in dark green wool with appliqued flower blossoms worked in chain stitch and embroidered vines on top and sides patterned like the other pillow (1992.466.1). Worked in a similar palette and backed with a length of quilted linsey woolsey in butternut color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cushions
chairs (furniture forms)
appliqué (technique)
embroidering
piecing
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Embroidered
Appliqued
Pieced
Floral
CUSHIONS, CHAIR

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1992.446.2

Related Items

Title Chair Cushions Accession Number 1992.466.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

14 x 15.5 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.466.2