Log Cabin Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1895

GUSN

GUSN-29897

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

Descriptive Terms

log cabin quilts
calico
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine sewing (technique)
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
log cabins (houses)
Maltese crosses
pineapple (motif)
Needlework
Quilt
Cotton
Calico
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Machine Sewn
Transfer Printed
Log Cabin
Maltese Cross
Pineapple
Quilt

Inscription

Pencil at bottom back corner: CL. Martin

Pattern

Log Cabin

Related Items

Title Textile Accession Number NULL
Title Log Cabin Quilt Accession Number 1937.1268
Title Quilt Accession Number 1980.43

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

68.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1923.350

Reference Notes

Affleck, D.L.F.. Just New From the Mills. [No Publisher].