Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Object Record

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Catalog Number DA.2009.012.017
Object Name Quilt, Block
Description Court House Square. 90.75" x 77.75" Piecework of cotton prints in indigo, double pink, greenprints; double pink binding. Blocks measure 6.5" and number 42 album; 30 indigo set 6 x 7 on point
Top and bottom borders a 5', Side borders are 5.5". Batting is cotton, backing is a brown prind cotton fabric. Quilt is hand quilted 6-7 stitches to the inch, pattern in blocks are Stars and Circles pattern in borders are diagonal cross hatch. Binding is hand applied both front and back.
Label on back: "Courthouse Square Mennonite from Brownstone , PA, Lancaster County 1890, Un washed or unused JU" Binding is applied by hand then top stitched by machine.
Date 12/12/2009
Dimensions H-77.75 W-70.75 inches
Collection Sharee & Murray Newman