Commemorative quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1893-1900

GUSN

GUSN-47875

Description

T-shaped, central printed cotton panel of flags. Around panel are blocks of red, white and blue printed cotton of either straight lines or chevron pattern. Edge bound in blue cotton; overall diamond pattern quilting.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commemorative quilts
calico
stitching
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
textiles
commemoratives
flags
patriotism
Calico
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Pieced
Transfer Printed
Commemorative
Flag
Patriotism
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Inscription

Stem(?) stitched across top: HBJ 1806-1893

Related Items

Title Patchwork quilt top Accession Number 1969.560

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

82 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt

Accession Number

1969.561

Reference Notes

Anonymous. By a Fine Hand. [No Publisher].