Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

1213 Washington Avenue Golden, CO 80401 - 303-277-0377

Object Record

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Catalog Number PQ.1991.001.041
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description This quilt is hand and machine pieced of solid, checkered, flowered, geometric, and dotted fabrics in blue and white. The batting is cotton. The binding is hand attached, created by folding the backing to the front with straight corners. The quilt is hand quilted with a cross hatch pattern using white cotton thread. The stitching is uneven 7 to the inch. The backing is machine pieced off-white cotton.

The blocks date from the 1880's or 90's and some from the 1920's and the blue background fabric from Sears & Roebuck.
Artist Unknown
Artist 2 Unknown
Dimensions W-66 L-83 inches
Collection Eugenia Mitchell