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Object Name Quilt
Catalog Number 1980.57
Maker Margaret Goodloe
Date 1870-1890
Material(s) Silk
Dimensions H-62 W-74.5 inches
Description This is a crazy quilt made of silks and velvets with elaborate embroidery and stuffed flowers and grapes. There is a flower basket in the center. The design includes pink silk rosebuds, red silk and velvet large roses. The embroidered vase in the center has two humming birds and many clusters of grapes. There are little bugs embroidered on flowers which are all 3-dimensional. It is made in a high Victorian style.
Notes Made by Margaret Goodloe who lived all her life in McLean County, Ky.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Margaret Goodloe
Subjects Quilts
Quilting
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS