Whole cloth quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1835-1850

GUSN

GUSN-9990

Description

Thin, glazed spread of rasberry-like floral groupings with leaves; surrounded by arboresque white ghost-like ivy chains; brown ground. Quilted in zig-zag pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
chintz
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Chintz
Cotton
Floral
Tin Glazed
Quilted
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
QUILT

Related Items

Title Whole cloth quilt Accession Number 1981.76A
Title Whole cloth quilt fragment Accession Number 1981.76B
Title Blanket Accession Number 1981.79

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

72.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Wentworth

Accession Number

1981.78

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].