1969.1705 Quilt

Quilt (Whitework quilt)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Creator (Role):

    N. Siler (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    United States, North America

  • Date:

    1800-1840

  • Materials:

    Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Stuffed, quilted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1969.1705


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1969.1705

Object Name

Quilt (Whitework quilt)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

N. Siler (Artist)

Place of Origin

United States, North America

Date

1800-1840

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; middle of the quilt; "Liberty"/"N Slier"

Subjects

American eagle; Flowers

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Stuffed, quilted

Construction Description

Hand-stitched

Dimensions (inches)

87.75 (L) , 84.75 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

222.885 (L) , 215.265 (W)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Swan, Susan Burrows. 1976 A Winterthur Guide to American Needlework.
Published: p. 127, fig. 90