Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197860

Description

Redfaced brown patchwork quilt. The diamond shaped patches are an assortment of multi-colored fabrics sewn together. Some patches have polka-dots, stripes or plaids. Other patches have small flowers or parts of a larger design. The back of the quilt is red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
satin
Quilt

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P061

Maker

Probably Duncan, Caroline, 1800-1893 (Sewer (textile worker))

Dimensions

2/16 x 47 11/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.484