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Log Cabin Quilt

Description

Five rows of four blocks; maltese cross pattern. Corners have green calico and red cotton triangles which, with other blocks, form large diamonds.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1895
Inscriptions
Pencil at bottom back corner: CL. Martin
Material
calico
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Calico
calico
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Log Cabin
log cabin quilts
log cabins (houses)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Maltese Cross
Maltese crosses
Needlework
Pineapple
pineapple (motif)
printing (process)
Quilt
Quilted
quilting
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
68.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.350
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
29897
Reference Notes
Affleck, D.L.F.. Just New From the Mills. [No Publisher].
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Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Log Cabin

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