Wholecloth Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-34898

Description

Blue spread; center block heavily padded and tacked with blue and black cotton tuffs. Border quilted in paralled lines. Corded binding around edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wholecloth quilts
embroidering
machine sewing (technique)
silk (textile)
tacking
Needlework
Quilt
Quilt

Inscription

Embroidered (stitch?) top center: LMS [possibly Margaret LeValley]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis Franklin Snow

Accession Number

1932.530

Places

Possibly Rhode Island (United States)
Possibly