Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1816

GUSN

GUSN-10396

Description

Central panel pieced wool glazed and unglazed, plain and twill weave diamonds of alternating blue, green, red and tan. Narrow green wool side borders; wide blue glazed wool head and foot border. Quilted in zig-zag pattern in head and foot border. Straight lines in central panel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
glazing (coating)
stitching
linen (material)
piecing
tabby (textile)
quilting
weaving
wool (textile)
tin (metal)
geometric patterns
Wool
Linen
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Pieced
Tin Glazed
Geometric
Novelty Weave
Twilled
QUILT

Maker

Ryder, Mary Baker, 1781 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Chatham, MA, USA

Dimensions

80 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Watson

Accession Number

1936.900

Places

Massachusetts (United States)