Cradle Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-54193

Description

Comprised of pink calico diamond grid; intersections white calico. Blocks of white ground with spot motifs; pieced and appliqued handled baskets madder-orange calico. Sawtooth border of same; bound edges of pink calico.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
appliqué (technique)
calico
cotton (textile)
stitching
piecing
quilting
Bedcover
Quilt, Bed
Quilt, Crib
Quilt, Crib

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

33 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Williams

Accession Number

1946.47