Wholecloth quilt

American
first half 19th century


Dimensions

254.5 x 234 cm (100 3/16 x 92 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.150

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; quilted and stuffed

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton plain weave quilted and stuffed; background is stitched in diagonal lines; in the center is a small wreath of flowers and grapes, at the end and on each side is an urn containing grapes and flowers, oak leaves and acorns form a narrow border. Edged with woven cotton fringe except across the side and about 1 ft. on one side; drop at bottom

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Clapp and Mrs. Fannie Lois Bradish