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Log cabin and/or Wedding dress pattern or Snowflake quilt, Snowflake (Courthouse Steps)
Date: The quiltmaker was in their early 20s when the quilt was made.
Location Made: NY United States
Project Name: New York Quilt Project
Contributor: American Folk Art Museum
ID Number: BUF-127
Brackman Number: Former owner
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 56" x 62.5"
Fabrics: Silk, Velvet, Checked, Print, Solid/plain, Striped
Colors: Blue, Brown, Maroon, White
Construction: Machine Piecing
Quilting Techniques: Tied or tufted
Other Notes: Woman had no daughters and owner received quilt as a gift. It was made by someone else in the family. The quilt was made alone - the quiltmaker locked herself up and used wedding dress for quilt. There were other quilters in the family. Quiltmaker lived in Ohio and New York.
Related Items/Publications: There are other quilts by the quiltmaker. The quilt lives with other quilts.
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