Carousel Quilt

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Top By: Gallagher, Virginia
Quilted By: Gallagher, Virginia
Period: 1976-1999
Date: 04/92
Location Made: Midlothian, Virginia (VA) United States
Project Name: Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation
Contributor: Western Pennsylvania Quilt Documentation Project
ID Number: WP.BVR.0312
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 56.75" x 70"
Fabrics: Cotton, Broadcloth, Muslin, Conversation Prints, Floral, Paisley, Print, Solid/plain, Striped
Colors: Cream, Red, White
Construction: Machine Piecing, Hand Applique, Embroidery, pole
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Gift or presentation, Bedding, daily use
Other Notes: 1st quilt made on Virginia's own quilting frame-cost of frame was $146.56, Black cat on square with blue carousel horse. "trademark" of quiltmaker, Began quilting after loss of central vision in one eye. Lost vision in other eye after macular degeneration went wet. legally blind now
Inscription: Shanna's quilt by Grandma Gallagher 4/92
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