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Catalog Number 1985.51.01
Object Name Quilt
Dimensions H-85 W-83 inches
Date c. 1862
Notes Patchwork quilt of twenty 9" blocks of pink printed calico in "Double Monkey Wrench" design, alternating with white muslin blocks, all positioned diagonally on quilt. 7" wide original border. Open areas quilted in feathered circle and border in quadruple cables; remaining areas in squares. An additional 8" wide white border has been added to sides and one end; on this second border quilting repeats feathered circles and squares. Noticeable difference in quilting on original and later pieces. Cotton batting.
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