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Hexagon/Mosaic Quilt

1941.389 (RS34390)

Description

Overall pattern of English template or Mosaic style of 1" hexagons in design of six-part flower with bright center. Black border; back of blue figured silk.

Details

Maker
Lewis, Margaret (Maker)
Date
1850-1865
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Material
paper (fiber product)
piecing
silk (textile)
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
English Template
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hexagon
hexagons
Mosaic
mosaics (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
quilts
Silk
silk (textile)
textiles
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.389
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Newton Bosworth
GUSN
52150
Reference Notes
Brackman, B.. Clues in the Calico. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mosaic

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