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Catalog Number 2006.14.03
Object Name Quilt
Dimensions W-38 L-52.5 inches
Date 1890s
Notes Quilt (laprobe) with scalloped edges in cone shapes with varying colors and fabrics; center is log cabin pattern composed of black and multi-colored fabrics, creating a black starburst pattern; many of the fabrics used are silk; the backing is made of pink silk fabric with abstract beige and black design.

Made by Marguerite McCleery Alvord at Fort Assiniboine during the 1890s.

Search Terms Quilt
Historical