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Collection HCHS Quilt Collection
Catalog Number Quilt 21
Object Name Quilt
Description Pattern Name: Rail Fence, Roman Stripe, Three by Three, or Fence Post

Brackman #: 1111

Fabrics: At least 75 different cotton prints and a few solids

Backing: Pansy print with bright pink and light green flowers

Size Blocks: 4" blocks, each made up of 3 stripes (about 1 3/8 each)

Set: Blocks set 18 x 19 alternating 2 dark with 1 light in a block and 2 light and 1 dark in a block

Border: No border

Binding: Straight grain, applied, red print 1/4" wide

Technique: Hand-pieced and hand-quilted

Batting: Light-weight cotton

Quilting: By the piece, both sides of each seam

Provenance No known provenance
Subjects Quilting