Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1925-1940

GUSN

GUSN-49840

Description

White cotton ground; four rows of three appliqued four-part pink flowers; four flowering leaves; tri-part flowering leaves between. Border of undulating vine; flowering leaves. Quilting pattern of diamonds with interspersed pin wheels; feather quilting along vine; diagonal quilting around edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine sewing (technique)
quilting
textiles
floral patterns
Cotton
Appliqued
Quilted
Machine Sewn
Hand Stitched
Floral
Unidentified Textile
Quilt

Inscription

In ink on back edge: ROBERTS-P

Associated Building

Original To Lady Pepperrell House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

85 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1980.335

Reference Notes

Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].

Places

Maine (United States)