Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Object Record

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Catalog Number PQ.1991.001.053
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description This quilt is machine pieced of striped, flowered, and geometric fabrics in off-white. The batting is cotton. The binding is hand and machine attached purchased off-white rayon taffeta bias tape with rounded corners. The quilt is hand quilted overall in a fan pattern, using white silk thread. The stitching is an even 5 stitches to the inch. The backing is machine pieced off-white rayon fabric.

This quilt was made from swatches of fabric from Eugenia Mitchell's Aunt Emma (or Mary) Hartmeister who was a dressmaker in St. Louis, Missouri.
Artist Mitchell, Eugenia
Artist 2 Mitchell, Eugenia
Dimensions W-27 L-37 inches
Collection Eugenia Mitchell