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Quilt Fragment, pieced top

1917.1374 (RS34332)

Description

Quilt top fragment; square; cotton; pieced in patchwork pattern; printed fabrics; raw edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Material
cotton (textile)
geometric patterns
hand sewing
printed textile materials
Object type
Bedding
Places
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
calico
copperplate (script)
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
hand sewing
printed textile materials
Quilt
quilts
Dimensions
32 x 32 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.1374
Credit Line
Gift from Miss Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
245900
Reference Notes
simmilar calicos dated between 1806 and 1817

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