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Schoolhouse Quilt
Top By: Moore, Sarah
Period: 1901-1929
Location Made: Tennessee (TN) USA
Project Name: Quilts of Tennessee
Contributor: Tennessee State Library and Archives
ID Number: 0384
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 77 x 83
Fabrics: Cotton, Checked
Colors: Orange, Blue or Navy, Black, Gray, Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange, Chocolate Brown or Hershey Brown, Manganese Bronze
Construction: Hand Piecing, Machine Piecing, Embroidery
Quilting Techniques: Tied or tufted
Other Notes: Quiltmaker was a descendent of a slave family, and she worked for the Hornsby family. Sarah Moore produced a number of quilts.
Related Items/Publications: Quilts of Tennessee: Images of Domestic Life Prior to 1930 by Bets Ramsey and Merikay Waldvogel
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