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Crazy quilt

1969.198 (RS266336)

Description

Body comprised of seven rows of six blocks of geometric and patchwork designs of plain, printed pattern silk and velvet. Blocks separated by yellow feather stitch. Border of black silk; two lines of colored feather stitch.

Details

Maker
Hibbard Family (Maker)
Date
1889
Inscriptions
Stitched stem(?) at top: Finished/1889 [initials] Hibbard [M? JMT?] Also printed: F.C.L. &
Location of origin
West Roxbury, MA, USA
Material
brocade (textile)
damask
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bayeux Stitch
Brocade
brocade (textile)
checker pattern
Crazy
crazy quilts
Damask
damask
Embroidered
embroidering
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Plaid
plaids
QUILT
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Stripe
stripes
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Woven Check
Dimensions
58 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.198
GUSN
10039

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Crazy

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