Log cabin quilt
Overall: 63 1/2 x 63 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 161.3 x 161.3 x 0.6 cm )
Log cabin quilt with silk patchwork squares composed of horizontal and vertical strips; lights and darks arranged to form concentric diamonds ("Barn Raising" variation); with pale yellow silk ruffle on four sides.
According to the accession records, this quilt, which was used as a table cover, was made by an ancestor of the donor.
Gift of Mrs. John V. Irwin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.