Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-45010

Description

White cotton ground; central motif handled urn; four stemmed flowering plant. Flowers blue, red and white chintz; leaves green and white cotton; eight-pointed stars and birds. Framing flowering urn two borders: inside rectangle extending to edges of applied flowery cotton; outside appliqued undulating border pierced by appliqued stylized flowering plants. Across top of inside border alternating appliques of birds and flowers; across bottom four birds flanking large cutout. Red and white copper plate print of bird and flower.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
calico
chintz
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
rolling up
toile (textile material)
copper (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
broderie perse
floral patterns
stars
urns
Cotton
Linen
Chintz
Calico
Toile
Appliqued
Hand Stitched
Stipple Engraved
Transfer Printed
Floral
Star
Bird
Urn
Broderie Perse
QUILT

Pattern

Broderie Perse

Maker

Garrison, Fanny Maria Lloyd, d. 1923

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

49.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1950.45

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

Places

Maryland (United States)