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1991.1434 (RS24652)

Description

Rectangular form comprised of variously patterned and solid patches of cotton and wool arranged in a log cabin pattern; the predominate shades are black, red, blue, gray, and orange. The quilt is bound in green wool tape and backed in taupe and white leafy bone and striped pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
patchwork
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
doll-playing accessories
patchwork
Patchwork
QUILT, BABY OR DOLL
quilts
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
34 x 20.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1434
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2944

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