Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-52710

Description

T-shaped; central panel ten rows two-colored glazed wool blocks each divided by four equal triangles; opposing triangles same color. Border of running pink glazed wool diamonds; infill triangles of green wool; side and bottom panels of green glazed wool quilted into repeating crescents.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
block printing (relief printing process)
glazing (coating)
stitching
moreen
piecing
quilting
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
tin (metal)
bow ties
geometric patterns
Wool
Silk
Moreen
Tin Glazed
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Pieced
Geometric
Bow-Tie
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Inscription

Cross stitched at bacd head: M A 1

Pattern

Bow-Tie

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

108.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1941.1450