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Diamond in the Square quilt


Artist Unknown (Amish)


c. 1910

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Diamond in the Square quilt, Artist Unknown (Amish)
Diamond in the Square quilt: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Wool, cotton; quilting
Size: 78 7/8 x 80 1/8 in. (200.34 x 203.52 cm)
Creation Place: United States, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County
Culture: Amish, United States, Pennsylvania
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: central diamond pattern; purple borders with blue corner blocks and feather wreath quilting; narrower inner border of pinkish-red with blue corner blocks and pinwheel and stacked triangles; inner diamond of purple with eight-pointed quilted star bordered
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Komanoff Goodman
Accession Number: 2003.257.1
Added to Site: March 1, 2009