Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Object Record

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Catalog Number PQ.1991.001.042
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description This quilt is machine pieced of blocks embroidered by hand using solid cotton fabrics and cotton embroidery threads in white and green, and has green sashing. The batting is cotton. The binding is hand and machine attached green fabric with mitered corners. The quilt is hand quilted all over with a cross hatch pattern, using white thread. The stitching is uneven 6 to 8 per inch. The backing is machine pieced green cotton.
Each block has the name of a person, and in the center, embroidered in yellow thread, is "To Thelma from Aunt Alice Jan 20 1932."
Artist Unknown
Artist 2 Unknown
Dimensions W-73.5 L-87 inches
Collection Eugenia Mitchell