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1945 - 1955 Feed Sack Pieced Quilt Top

1945 - 1955 Feed Sack Pieced Quilt Top

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Description
This quilt top is made of blue chambray and printed cotton fabrics; feed sacks. Eleven inch square blocks (some variances) are pieced, with random use of prints. The top is six blocks wide and seven blocks in length. The pieces are machine-stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Quilt
date made
1945-1955
maker
unknown
place made
United States
Physical Description
fabric, cotton (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 80 in x 66 in; 203 cm x 168 cm
ID Number
1991.0815.02
accession number
1991.0815
catalog number
1991.0815.02
Credit Line
GIft of Mrs. Fleur S. Bresler
subject
Quilting
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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