Whole cloth quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1830

GUSN

GUSN-45443

Description

Blue; quilted with large floral motifs; central floral shield. Ground quilted in diagonals. Running scallop border; applied blue fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
fringe
glazing (coating)
stitching
tabby (textile)
quilting
wool (textile)
tin (metal)
Wool
Fringe
Tin Glazed
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Novelty Weave
QUILT

Inscription

In ink on stitched-on paper label at back corner: Mrs. S.A. Griswold/Branford, Conn In pencil on stitched-on paper label at back corner: 20

Associated Building

Used At Pratt House,

Related Items

Title Counterpane/quilt Accession Number 1952.331

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

79.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1952.278