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Log Cabin Sunshine & Shadow quilt
  • Elizabeth Paulina Shinabarger Waddle
    active: United States
  • Log Cabin Sunshine & Shadow quilt, circa 1860–1880
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool, cotton, silk, piecing, tying
  • Object Length/Width: 55 7/8 x 52 in
    Object Length/Width: 141.92 x 132.08 cm
  • Gift of Mrs. Paul Roofe
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0125
Label Text

Tied quilt, made primarily of wool. Squares made up of narrow strips of vari-colored/patterned fabric, with each square being approximately six inch square. Red center in every square. The maker was the donor's grandmother.