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1979.66 (RS34306)

Description

Divided into diamonds by 2" wide grey silk grid. Diamond blocks of different plain, woven and print silks; alternating rows of squares within squares and pinwheels within squares. Edges bound in blue silk. Overall quilting pattern vines, undulating feather vines, squares, chevrons, etc.

Details

Maker
Buttrick, Hepsebah, 1790 C (Maker)
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
On label: Circle 5/Flanders
Location of origin
MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.).
Material
brocade (textile)
damask
piecing
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
Damask
damask
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
Plaid
plaids
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
72 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.66
GUSN
49650

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