Silk, velvet, cotton
Overall: 75 x 63 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 190.5 x 161.3 x 1.3 cm )
embroidered: top row, second block from left: "E. D. G. / 1886"
Crazy quilt with twenty silk feather-stitched patchwork blocks; each corner block with fan motif; maroon velvet border edged with machine-made cotton lace ruffle; light greenish-blue cotton backing.
The maker of this quilt, Elizabeth D. Guernsey, was the wife of Rocellus S. Guernsey and the mother of the donor.
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.