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1986.1177 (RS24675)

Description

It is comprised of printed cotton patches of red on white, and blue on white. It is arranged in a pattern of stars within the squares, enclosed by a diamond shaped border. It is backed by an undyed linen and quilted in a conforming line pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
piecing
printing (process)
quilting
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Evening Star
Linen
linen (material)
Pieced
piecing
printing (process)
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
stars
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
95 x 90 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1177
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51300

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Evening Star

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