Wholecloth quilt with border

American
first quarter 19th century


Place of Manufacture: England (fabric); Object Place: United States

Dimensions

232.5 x 210 cm (91 9/16 x 82 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.664

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wholecloth quilt of English floral roller-print dyed with indigo and madder, serpentine floral vine with small-patterned ground; pieced border of small red floral print resembling kashmir shawl design and white cotton; homespun cotton backing, hand quilted with parallel lines

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen R. Norton