Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1845

GUSN

GUSN-49405

Description

White cotton ground; central motif of eagle facing Irish cross; flanked by serpentine feather vine with flowering hearts. Quilted in diagonal lines; motifs of stuffed and corded work.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
trapunto
textiles
whitework
floral patterns
Celtic crosses (design motif)
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Whitework
Eagle
Floral
Irish Cross
Trapunto
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

70.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1976.393

Reference Notes

Weissman & Lavitt. Labors of Love. [No Publisher].