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Log Cabin quilt

1933.709 (RS34350)

Description

Eight rows of eight blocks. Blocks made of various solid and figured silks, velvet. Framed by brown strip. Edges bound in alternating strips of silks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1881-1900
Inscriptions
Ink along edge and back: A Fair [ ]/A Comediella one Act/Lady Clara S [ ] Nellie Thompson/Mrs Celia Grennil Eliz. Taylor/Scene Lady []ara's Boudoir/May 12 1881 [date on angle]
Material
damask
moiré
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
damask
log cabin quilts
moiré
Needlework
Quilt
silk (textile)
tacking
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
73 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.709
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Una Dunbar
GUSN
35795
Related Items
Title Quilt Accession number 1933.708 Notes 1933.708 TEXTILE Relationship Same donor

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Log Cabin

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