Crazy Fans

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Pattern Names: Fans
Period: 1876-1900
Project Name: Michigan State University Museum Collection
Contributor: Michigan State University Museum
ID Number: 85.1015
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 73 1/2 x 75
Fabrics: Wool
Colors: Black, Gold, Red
Construction: Hand Piecing, Machine Piecing, Embroidery
Quilting Techniques: Tied or tufted
Other Notes: From the doc. file: Photocopy of this can be found in MQP 85.1008 Phillip and Bobbie Armstrong bought three quilts from Mr. Stanley Thorpe and his wife Murle Walters Thorpe, after they moved to a nursing home. Murle's mother was Lucy Boyd who made 4853.2.3. Lucy's mother was Ruth Elvira Boyd who made 4853.2.1. Mrs. Henry Harris made 4853.2.2, but we don't know if she's related to the Thorpes. Mr. Henry Harris gave a cream barrel (4853.2.?) to Murle Thorpe as well.
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