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Catalog Number 1995.83.01
Object Name Quilt
Dimensions W-43 L-56.5 inches
Date ca. 1950-ca. 1950
Notes Laprobe made of twelve 14" x 14" blocks, in dark colors, with navy and red predominating. Blocks constructed of bias-cut men's ties sewed diagonally to white cotton muslin square. The squares are joined directly, with diagonals all in the same direction. Lined with orange cotton poplin, with the two side edges turned over top. No Batting. Top and bottom held together with ties of green and coral yarns, at varied intervals, usually 6 to 7 inches.
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