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Crazy quilt

1923.612 (RS276127)

Description

Quilt with six rows of five blocks. Varying geometric and patchwork designs, most are floral, woven or embroidered in very bright colors. Tacked, plain edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Embroidered on top: RRH
Material
embroidering
piecing
rayon
satin
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
crazy quilts
embroidering
Needlework
piecing
Possibly rayon
Quilt
satin
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
56 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.612
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright
GUSN
30016

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Crazy

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