Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-51151

Description

Comprised of alternating columns of pieced diamond blocks. Five columns of nine-patch blocks, each of two types printed cottons. Four columns of whole blocks widely spaced yellow sprig flowers; [diagram] dot motifs on white ground. Same for sawtooth frame and 6" wide side borders; edges bound in same quilted lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
calico
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
piecing
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Cotton
Calico
Chintz
Pieced
Quilted
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Hand Stitched
Floral
Geometric
QUILT

Associated Building

Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

71.25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1986.821

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly