Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-34921

Description

Fourteen silk/cotton blend strips of varying colors pieced lengthwise by feather and tent stitches in wide-narrow-wide pattern. Velvet floral patterns appliqued onto wide strips; running diamonds appliqued on narrow strips. Embroiderey stitches on and around appliques in sprig motifs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
textiles
velvet (fabric weave)
geometric patterns
Needlework
Quilt
Silk
Cotton
Velvet
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Appliqued
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
Quilt

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

62.25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.614