Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-49650

Description

Divided into diamonds by 2" wide grey silk grid. Diamond blocks of different plain, woven and print silks; alternating rows of squares within squares and pinwheels within squares. Edges bound in blue silk. Overall quilting pattern vines, undulating feather vines, squares, chevrons, etc.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
brocade (textile)
damask
stitching
piecing
quilting
silk (textile)
textiles
floral patterns
geometric patterns
plaids
Silk
Brocade
Damask
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Pieced
Floral
Plaid
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Inscription

On label: Circle 5/Flanders

Associated Building

Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Maker

Buttrick, Hepsebah, 1790 C (Maker)

Location of Origin

MA, USA

Dimensions

72 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1979.66

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Maine (United States)
Probably