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Understanding Quilt-Specific Colors: Cheddar

Sikarskie, Amanda Grace

Cheddar Orange, Antimony, or Chrome Orange
Chrome orange, or antimony, was commonly used in appliqué, especially in Pennsylvania, from about 1860 to 1880.  Thus, this dye can help to identify both the date and location in which a quilt was made.  This dye was...(More)

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