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Hexagon quilt

1981.1 (RS34308)

Description

Pieced hexagons of various colors and designs in silk with seventeen rows of eleven mosaic six-point stars within hexagon; quilted in hexagon pattern. Bound edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1875
Associated Building
Original To Stetson House.
Material
brocade (textile)
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
checker pattern
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Hexagon
hexagons
Mosaic
mosaics (visual works)
Needlework
Plaid
plaids
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
quilts
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Star
stars
stitching
Stripe
stripes
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Woven Check
Dimensions
59.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.1
GUSN
49933
Related Items
Title Comforter Accession number 1981.3 Notes 1981.3 QUILT Relationship Same donor

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mosaic

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