Ruby Jane Brown quilt, ca. 1890

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Ruby Jane Brown (1837-1907) lived in West Pittsfield, Maine. She made this quilt using a pineapple variation pattern, pieced together and not padded or quilted, from cotton.

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  • Title: Ruby Jane Brown quilt, ca. 1890
  • Creator: Ruby Jane Brown
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Location: Pittsfield, Somerset County, ME
  • Media: Cotton
  • Dimensions: 176 cm x 162 cm
  • Local Code: 2000.75.1
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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