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Quilt top, Unfinished

1932.2755 (RS34347)

Description

Seven rows of six blocks. Block design of "Maltese Cross" pattern of diamond within square within smaller geometric designs. Corner triangles in each block combine to make diamonds.

Details

Maker
Probably Ladies of the Church (Maker)
Date
1855-1875
Location of origin
East Mansfield, USA, MA(?)
Material
brocade (textile)
damask
piecing
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
brocade (textile)
damask
Needlework
piecing
Quilt
quilt tops
silk (textile)
stitching
Dimensions
69 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2755
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E.W.E. Holland
GUSN
35424

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Maltese Cross

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