Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Object Record

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Catalog Number PQ.1991.001.056
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description This quilt is machine pieced of solid and checkered fabrics in red and white, with red checkered sashing and red borders. The quilt is also embroidered with a map of each state and the state's bird and flower. The center medallion is an embroidered map of the USA with the words "GOD BLESS AMERICA LAND THAT I LOVE." The batting is polyester. The edges have red and red checkered Prairie Points. The quilt is hand quilted around the embroidery, and in the background in geometric patterns, using cotton/polyester thread. The stitching is even 8 stitches to the inch. The backing is machine pieced fabric.
Artist Raben, Olive
Artist 2 Raben, Olive
Dimensions W-92 L-102 inches
Collection Eugenia Mitchell