Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2930

Description

Rectangular form, off-white cotton ground stenciled with baskets of flowers, rose sprigs, and round medallions with flowerheads and swags in green, yellow, pink, blue; quilted in a zig-zag pattern. Backed with a pieced length of cotton;lined with an old quilt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
cotton (textile)
quilting
stenciling
Cotton
Stenciled
Quilted
QUILT

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

75 x 62 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1405