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Double Monkey Wrench quilt top
  • United States
  • Double Monkey Wrench quilt top, circa 1875–1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0139
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Many rows of squares; alternating between solid white and squares with a blue patterned "monkey-wrench" design. Blue patterned band around the border. Quilted pattern on top only, the rest is not quilted. The Monkey Wrench is one of many four-patch variations, here pieced with navy blue cotton in an unfinished quilt top.