Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Object Record

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Catalog Number PQ.1991.001.077
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description This quilt is machine pieced of solid and floral fabrics in black, tan, and pink. The batting is wool. The binding is the backing folded to the front with mitered corners. The quilt is tied with pink wool yarn. The backing is machine pieced tan cotton and linen fabric.
The fabrics were from garments owned by Eugenia Mitchell's mother and sisters. The backing is said to be nun's veiling from Scotland. The quilt was used for 30 winters and was never washed. It has a storage bag.

Artist Mitchell, Eugenia
Artist 2 Mitchell, Eugenia
Dimensions W-67 L-84 inches
Collection Eugenia Mitchell