Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-54091

Description

White cotton ground, body comprised of alternating rows of white diamonds; centered and appliqued hexagon florets; nine patch blocks of alternating white, red and yellow calico. Overall quilting pattern of shells and chevrons. Sawtooth border; bound edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
calico
cotton (textile)
stitching
piecing
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Cotton
Calico
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Appliqued
Pieced
Transfer Printed
Floral
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Related Items

Title Quilt Accession Number 1945.414

Maker

Wetmore Family (Maker)

Location of Origin

Middletown, CT, USA

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

88.25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1945.415

Places

Connecticut (United States)