Chintz Applique Quilt

Title:
Chintz Applique Quilt
Date:
1830
Description:
Chintz floral medallion in center (roses, acorns, and thistles) appliqued on printed ground with tiny flowers widely spaced extending to floral border. Next border has chintz appliqued floral bouquets and oval medallions with appliqued strip of leaving twining around. Final border has printed design of scrolls and urns with gold and red border. Woven tape binding. Overall crosshatch quilting in various sizes.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Quilt Collection
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Objects
Topical Subject:
Chintz, Applique, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms, Roses, Acorns, Urns
Shelving Locator:
1988.16
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Photographed using a Nikon D90 with a 50.0 mm f/1.8 lens. 1/125 sec, f/9, ISO 250, sRGB.
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.