Album quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1883-1939

GUSN

GUSN-26666

Description

Album quilt with pieced together blocks of silk, cotton, linen, wool, velvet and satin. Consists of floral designs, initials, animals, fish, deer, birds, etc. Silk backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

album quilts
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
families
Silk
Cotton
Linen
Wool
Velvet
Satin
Family
QUILT

Inscription

Embroidered on separate blocks: ""B G 1883"" ""JGC 1884"" ""1939"" ""Murty""

Maker

Grace, Belle D. (Maker)
Chilton, Murty Marie Grace (Maker)

Location of Origin

Sandgate, VT, USA

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

52 x 53 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2000.103

Places

Vermont (United States)