1900 E.Grace Mann's Sturtz School Pieced Quilt

1900 E.Grace Mann's Sturtz School Pieced Quilt

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Description (Brief)
Two-inch squares of various cottons (plaids, prints, stripes, plain) are pieced around a 12 ½” x 15” center. The center contains an inked drawing labeled “Sturtz School 1900,” “E. Grace Mann Teacher” and 29 inked names.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
quilt
date made
1900
maker
Mann, E. Grace
Physical Description
fabric, cotton (overall material)
filling, wool (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 78 in x 71 in; 198 cm x 180 cm
ID Number
2014.0244.203
accession number
2014.0244
catalog number
2014.0244.203
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
subject
Education
Quilting
School
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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