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Wholecloth Quilt

1932.530 (RS34345)

Description

Blue spread; center block heavily padded and tacked with blue and black cotton tuffs. Border quilted in paralled lines. Corded binding around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Embroidered (stitch?) top center: LMS [possibly Margaret LeValley]
Material
embroidering
machine sewing (technique)
silk (textile)
tacking
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
embroidering
machine sewing (technique)
Needlework
Quilt
silk (textile)
tacking
wholecloth quilts
Dimensions
37 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.530
Credit Line
Gift of Louis Franklin Snow
GUSN
34898

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