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Description

Handmade pieced quilt in modified log cabin pattern; maroon borders and black corners with floral embroidery; maroon back.

Details

Maker
Possibly Field, Sarah Maria Moore (Maker)
Date
1890
Inscriptions
1 corner embroidered: April 1st 1890 Found in 19th century pillowcase, inscribed in ink: S.M. Field/ No. 5 Inscribed in pencil: From Cousin Lizzie to Sallie/ Crazy Quilt/ for Polly from Aunt Sallie/ Fild + Moore (sic) Silks
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Log Cabin
log cabins (houses)
QUILT
quilts
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1998.5928
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
21729

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