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1936.900 (RS34298)

Description

Central panel pieced wool glazed and unglazed, plain and twill weave diamonds of alternating blue, green, red and tan. Narrow green wool side borders; wide blue glazed wool head and foot border. Quilted in zig-zag pattern in head and foot border. Straight lines in central panel.

Details

Maker
Ryder, Mary Baker, 1781 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1816
Location of origin
Chatham, MA, USA
Material
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
stitching
tabby (textile)
tin (metal)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
tabby (textile)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Twilled
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
80 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.900
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
10396

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