Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850 C-1860 C

GUSN

GUSN-49408

Description

Comprised of alternating pieced strips of tiny red fleur-de-lis on white ground; black string vine with wheat-like heads on tan ground; light brown trifoil prints. Quilted overall in undulating lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
block printing (relief printing process)
calico
stitching
linen (material)
quilting
textiles
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
floral patterns
Needlework
Quilt
Linen
Calico
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Floral
Fleur-de-Lis
Unidentified Textile
Quilt

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

88.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1976.409

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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