Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1865 C-1880 C

GUSN

GUSN-48750

Description

Body comprised of alternating rows of diamond blocks, one of yellow and black floral print on red ground, the other of bands of rainbow colors on white ground. Top and bottom bands of glazed red and black floral chintz; "Pumpkin Seed" design; white ground. Edges bound in printed cotton. Body quilted in squares; ends in "Broken Dishes" pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
calico
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
dishes (vessels)
broken (form attributes)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
seed
fruit
Calico
Cotton
Chintz
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Geometric
Floral
Pumpkin Seed
Broken Dishes
QUILT

Pattern

Pumpkin Seed

Related Items

Title Bed Covering Accession Number 1972.136
Title Quilt Accession Number 1972.148

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

79.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.149

Places

Massachusetts (United States)