McIntire Room Chronology

Bedcover (Bolster cover)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    Delaware, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1920-1950

  • Materials:

    Silk; Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Quilted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1307 B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1307 B

Object Name

Bedcover (Bolster cover)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Delaware, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

This appears to be a reproduction-type piece made in the Winterthur sewing room to go with quilt #1957.1307A.

Date

1920-1950

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; on corner; "SOUTH ROOM/ OCT-JULY" (printed)

Materials

Silk; Cotton

Techniques

Quilted

Construction Description

Hand stitched

Dimensions (inches)

87.5 (L) , 33.25 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

222.25 (L) , 84.455 (W)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Manuscript] Bertrand, Rebecca & Parks, Sarah. Seasonal Change Study.
See Curator of Textiles for Seasonal Change Study binder discussing this object.