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Windmill quilt
  • Catherine Grabill Landis
    active: United States
  • Windmill quilt, circa 1840–1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, calico, chintz, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 167.6 x 152.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 66 x 60 in
  • Gift of Miss Maude Landis and Miss May Landis
  • Not on display
  • 1949.0016.01
Label Text

Squares of green print calico alternating with squares of red print and white print calico. Lined with brown and white figured chintz. Striped border.