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Catalog Number PQ.1995.004.001
Object Name Quilt, Art
Description This pictorial quilt is a celebration of all types of railroads in Colorado history. It has hand embroidered decorations with cotton thread, buttons, a bell, and braid. As part of the museum's "Quilts in Public Places" program, this quilt hung at the Caboose Hobbies store in Denver in 1996.
Panel 1: RTD lightrail, Winter Park Ski Train, Pikes Peak Cog Rail
Panel 2: Durango and Silverton
Panel 3: Fort Collins trolley, Georgetown Loop, Harvey House
Panel 4: Cumbres and Toltec
Panel 5: Como Roundhouse, Engine #346, Moffat Tunnel
Artist (Various RMQM Volunteers)
Artist 2 (Various RMQM Volunteers)
Dimensions W-69 L-92.5 inches
Collection Art Quilts (general)