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Log Cabin Quilt

1937.1268 (RS34253)

Description

Green 4" velvet border around pieced body of six rows each with five blocks. Triangle insertions at corners creating diamonds at intersection of blocks. Green fancy grosgrain tape ties; backing red striped silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Material
cloth
piecing
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
cloth
Geometric
geometric patterns
Grosgrain
Log Cabin
log cabin quilts
log cabins (houses)
Maltese Cross
Maltese crosses
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
Silk
silk (textile)
Tacked
tacking
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
58 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.1268
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Newton Webber Lamson
GUSN
10256
Related Items
Title Log Cabin quilt Accession number 1923.350 Notes 1923.350 BEDSPREAD Relationship Similar item
Title Crazy quilt (two-sided) Accession number 1937.1269 Notes 1937.1269 BEDSPREAD Relationship Same donor

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Log Cabin

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