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

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

33 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1946.47