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Crazy quilt

1967.164 (RS34367)

Description

Central panel of seven rows of six wool blocks of various patchwork shapes; embroidered figuralistic floral motifs along with a boy, teacup, owl, mitten, etc. Lunette corners; 8-3/4" wide border of purple wool; outline corner blocks and scrollwork in embroidery.

Details

Maker
Whitehouse, Sarah Mahtilda (Maker)
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched in wool at center: RUBY
Location of origin
Conway and Ossippee, NH, USA
Material
embroidering
tacking
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Crazy
crazy quilts
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
QUILT
Tacked
tacking
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
66 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.164
GUSN
10142
Reference Notes
Anonymous. By a Fine Hand. [No Publisher].
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Crazy

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