Log Cabin Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1895

GUSN

GUSN-53248

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

Descriptive Terms

log cabin quilts
brocade (textile)
damask
stitching
lace (needlework)
moiré
piecing
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
textiles
velvet (fabric weave)
geometric patterns
log cabins (houses)
checker pattern
stripes
Log Cabin
Silk
Velvet
Satin
Lace
Damask
Brocade
Moire
Quilted
Pieced
Hand Stitched
Woven Check
Stripe
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Pattern

Log Cabin

Maker

Rowe, Eliza Morrison (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boscawen, NH, USA

Dimensions

66 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1942.990

Places

New Hampshire (United States)