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Log Cabin Quilt

1942.990 (RS30327)

Description

Six rows of six blocks, each block comprised of various plain and figured silk "logs" with black velvet square center. Two part border; inside border of black, outside border of strips of silk pieced perpendicular to body. Lace added to edge.

Details

Maker
Rowe, Eliza Morrison (Maker)
Date
1880-1895
Location of origin
Boscawen, NH, USA
Material
brocade (textile)
damask
lace (needlework)
moiré
piecing
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
checker pattern
Damask
damask
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Log Cabin
log cabin quilts
log cabins (houses)
Moire
moiré
Pieced
piecing
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Stripe
stripes
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Woven Check
Dimensions
66 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.990
GUSN
53248

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Log Cabin

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