Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-49700

Description

White cotton ground; pattern of four rows of three blocks of appliqued compass-like stars set within circular inset. Overlaying corners of blocks appliqued green four leafed oak leaved stars. At edges only one-half oak leaf present; at corners only one quarter visible. Quilt's border green calico sawtooth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
stitching
piecing
floral patterns
stars
Cotton
Pieced
Appliqued
Hand Stitched
Star
Floral
QUILT

Inscription

Tag on back reads: Mrs. Frances G. Lee, The Rocks Cottage, Littleton, NH Quilt #7

Related Items

Title Log Cabin quilt Accession Number 1923.350
Title Counterpane/quilt Accession Number 1980.39
Title Quilt Accession Number NULL
Title Quilt Accession Number 1980.41
Title Quilt Accession Number 1980.42
Title Whole cloth quilt Accession Number 1980.54
Title Quilt Accession Number 1982.155

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

NH, USA

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

63.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.

Accession Number

1980.43

Reference Notes

Anonymous. By a Fine Hand. [No Publisher].

Places

Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
Possibly