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1977.604 (RS34305)

Description

T-shaped, body divided by five columns of diamonds (four blocks of four pieces) of pieced calicos; divided by zig-zag striped brown and white borders. Edges bound in calico. Overall quilting in chevron pattern; overall color predominately browns.

Details

Maker
Tinkham, Mary E. Luscombe (Maker)
Date
1860-1870
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
chintz
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
chintz
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Needlework
piecing
Quilt
quilting
quilts
Dimensions
90 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.604
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49547

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Snake Fence

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