Seat cushion cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-49696

Description

White linen slipcover, roughly square with rounded corners. Four curling leaf motifs in stuffed whitework on face. Edged all around with self-piping. Diagonal quilting on ground. Attached 4" wide drop; also quilted. Serpentine vine in stuffed whitework. Attached 5" wide secondary drop, plain linen, to tuck under linen backing on quilted section. Drawstring through hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slipcovers (furniture coverings)
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
upholstering
whitework
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Cover, Furnishing
Slipcover
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Whitework
Upholstered
Quilted
Foliate
Slipcover

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.

Accession Number

1980.38