Deaccessioned June 22, 2017

Rose of Sharon quilt

American
about 1850


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

206.5 x 192.5 cm (81 5/16 x 75 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.366

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd cotton, plain weave, pieced, appliquéd and quilted

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rose of Sharon pieced and appliquéd quilt of plain weave cotton prints on a white ground; rose-colored flowers with orange cotton appliquéd centers, green leaves and stems; backed with off-white cotton plain weave, hand quilted in diamond cross-hatch and outline.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. J. Linehan, Jr.