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Crazy quilt

1930.864 (RS34342)

Description

Spread roughly divided into four rows of four large blocks. Overall patchwork of different shapes; centralized motif in each block. Edge bound in velvet. Tacked.

Details

Maker
Morse, M. J., Mrs. (Maker)
Date
1891
Inscriptions
Ink on label back left corner: Mrs. M.J. Morse:/Winter of 1891./Winchester./Aged 75 Years/Mass.
Material
piecing
satin
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
crazy quilts
Needlework
piecing
Quilt
satin
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
74 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.864
Credit Line
Gift of Emma Belle Huse
GUSN
10410

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