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1938.363 (RS34384)

Description

Central panel of sixteen alternating rows of solid black wool blocks on end, and pieced eight-patch black and red "pin-wheels". Tacked at corners and mid-points along sides with blue wool yarn. Border of pieced black and dark wool; rounded corners at foot. Quilted in squares and diagonal lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1860
Material
piecing
quilting
stitching
tacking
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Needlework
Pieced
piecing
Pinwheel
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stitching
Tacked
tacking
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
94.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.363
GUSN
39685

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