Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-49697

Description

White; corded and stuffed work; central tree- of-life on mound with handled urns; flowering plants in bottom corners and cornucopias and pots of plants along sides. Border of two seven-cord lines framing corded lunettes and chevrons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
trapunto
whitework
chevrons (motifs)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
lunettes
tree of life (general motif)
urns
Cotton
Whitework
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Geometric
Floral
Tree-of-Life
Trapunto
Urn
Cornucopia
Chevron
Lunette
QUILT

Inscription

Typed ink on label at back corner: Mrs. Frances G. Lee/The Rocks Cottage/Littleton, N.H./Quilt No.9

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

70.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.

Accession Number

1980.39