Cats in the Attic

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Top By: Gallagher, Virginia
Quilted By: Gallagher, Virginia
Period: 1976-1999
Date: 1994
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.0313
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 72.75" x 80.5"
Fabrics: Cotton, Broadcloth, Dotted, Floral, Print, Striped
Colors: Blue or Navy, Red
Construction: Machine Piecing, Machine Applique, Embroidery, Spider web; balls of yarn with strings hanging down to cat; mice in plain blocks; meow; squeak
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Gift or presentation, Bedding, daily use
Other Notes: 'loved hard'; returned for repairs once and 2 cats were repaired backwards; needs repaired again, Only cats with eyes were Rambo (Mikey's cat) and Shana's cat named Tinkerbell- a black cat, mouse with spaces between cat were looking at balls of yarn with yarn going down to cat below, Black cat on most quilts; inspired by family pet by name of Smudgies (had him for 17 years 1979-1989)
Inscription: Made for Michael Gallagher by his Grandma Gallagher 1994
Related Items/Publications: Quilter's Registry
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