Whole cloth crib quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1760-1810

GUSN

GUSN-54256

Description

Nearly square; blue resist design of crude white disjointed floral motifs; indigo ground of zig-zag quilting pattern. Remains of calico binding. Back of brown linen; light blue floral embroidery. Pomegrant pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
resist dyeing
textiles
childhood
floral patterns
Children's furnishing
Cotton
Linen
Transfer Printed
Quilted
Embroidered
Pieced
Childhood
Floral
Resist
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

40 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.230

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