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1929.1765 (RS34341)

Description

T-shaped; blocks on points divided by 4" green plaid sashing; intersections of red blocks on point. Originally purple wool, now faded to blue-grey. Sides and top bordered in purple and black. Top edge bound in green wool plaid; sides and bottom in red wool tape. Quilting in various simplistic patterns.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1840
Material
piecing
quilting
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
piecing
QUILT
quilting
quilts
stitching
wool (textile)
Dimensions
100 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1765
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
33023

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