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Collection HCHS Quilt Collection
Catalog Number Quilt 34
Object Name Quilt
Description Pattern: Broken Dishes or Hour Glass Variation

Maker: Unknown

Fabrics: Brown/red print (domino shapes) and double pink printed check (with white comma shapes)

Backing Fabric: Striped Easter egg shapes in pairs, scattered on a mottled ground. All dark purple-red on cream.

Size blocks: 7" x 7"

Set: 12 Blocks by 13 blocks

Technique: All seams are hand-sewn with white thread

Batting: Probably cotton, medium thick

Binding: Of the same double pink used in the blocks, straight grain, 1/4" wide'

Quilting: Either side of every seam with extra chevron to fill the space
Provenance Came to HCHS as a moving pad, wrapped around a piece of furniture being donated.
Subjects Quilting