Quilt top, Unfinished

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1855-1875

GUSN

GUSN-35424

Description

Seven rows of six blocks. Block design of "Maltese Cross" pattern of diamond within square within smaller geometric designs. Corner triangles in each block combine to make diamonds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilt tops
brocade (textile)
damask
stitching
piecing
silk (textile)
Needlework
Quilt
Quilt

Pattern

Maltese Cross

Maker

Probably Ladies of the Church (Maker)

Location of Origin

East Mansfield, USA, MA(?)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

69 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E.W.E. Holland

Accession Number

1932.2755

Places

Massachusetts (United States)