Hexagon quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1855-1875

GUSN

GUSN-49933

Description

Pieced hexagons of various colors and designs in silk with seventeen rows of eleven mosaic six-point stars within hexagon; quilted in hexagon pattern. Bound edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
brocade (textile)
stitching
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
textiles
geometric patterns
hexagons
mosaics (visual works)
stars
checker pattern
plaids
stripes
Needlework
Quilt
Silk
Satin
Brocade
Geometric
Star
Woven Check
Plaid
Stripe
Mosaic
Hexagon
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Unidentified Textile
Quilt

Pattern

Mosaic

Associated Building

Original To Stetson House,

Related Items

Title Comforter Accession Number 1981.3

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

59.75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1981.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)