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Whole cloth quilt

1964.362 (RS266339)

Description

Green, glazed, twill wool top. Quilted in three line diamond grid with quilted motifs of flowers, sprigs, tulips, etc. Shell quilting in corners. Back of reddish plain weave wool.

Details

Maker
Probably Austin, Hannah (Maker)
Date
1790-1815
Inscriptions
Quilted at top: AH [script] [Hannah Austin; married into Hodgdon family shortly before 1817]
Location of origin
Weare, NH, USA
Associated Building
Original To Moses Hodgdon Farm.
Material
glazing (coating)
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Needlework
Quilt
quilts
wool (textile)
Dimensions
86 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.362
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
47064
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