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Dakota Star pattern quilt
Star quilt made of a cotton polyester blend. The quilt features an eight-pointed star with pieced diamonds at the center and broken star elements surround it on a white background with a red border. Red bias binding is applied with a zig zag stitch, and it is hand quilted with overlapping semicircles. The quilt was a retirement gift to Russell Fridley, Director of the Minnesota Historical Society, from Ernest and Vernell Wabasha of the Lower Sioux Community in February, 1987.
Content Category: artifacts
82 inches length
72 1/4 inches width
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Given by: Wabasha, Ernest
Given by: Wabasha, Vernell
Recipient: Fridley, Russell W.
Lower Sioux Community.
Household. Linens. Bedding. Quilts
Indian. Building Furnishings. Bedding
Creation: Approximately 1987 (Presented at retirement dinner, February 1987.)
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
2009.100.2 (Accession Number)