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2006.44.484 (RS10670)

Description

Redfaced brown patchwork quilt. The diamond shaped patches are an assortment of multi-colored fabrics sewn together. Some patches have polka-dots, stripes or plaids. Other patches have small flowers or parts of a larger design. The back of the quilt is red.

Details

Maker
Probably Duncan, Caroline, 1800-1893 (Sewer (textile worker))
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Quilt
quilts
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
2/16 x 47 11/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.484
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197860

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