Chintz Applique Quilt

Title:
Chintz Applique Quilt
Creator:
Henderson, Hannah Noland
Date:
1830
Description:
Chintz applique quilt top, 82.5" x 86," with Trophy of Arms center medallion encircled by wreath of flowers, then ring of butterflies, then ring of fruit motifs, and then ring of fruit motifs alternating with floral vase ovals. Chintz border of peacocks and flowers. No batting, backing or binding (unfinished). Made by Hannah Noland Henderson c. 1830. Donated to the Charleston Museum by descendants William Rutherford Trumble and Fritz Trumble in 2013. Detail Objects show center medallion Trophy of Arms and a floral vase oval.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Quilt Collection
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Objects
Topical Subject:
Chintz, Applique, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms
Shelving Locator:
2013.6
Copyright Status Statement:
Public Domain.
Access Information:
Courtesy of The Charleston Museum. Photo by Sean Money. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.