Crazy quilt

Titles Crazy quilt
Description Crazy quilt in velvet, taffeta and satin attributed to Anna and Orena Teachout, dressmakers from Farmington, Minnesota who worked in Owatonna and St. Paul. Cordelia Teachout may have also contributed to the quilt's construction. The quilt is accompanied by an 1885 State Fair ribbon which reads, "27th Annual State Fair/ J.H. Mahler Co./ Carriages, Sleighs, Harness etc./ St. Paul/ 1885."
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 185 centimeters length
180.5 centimeters width
Nomenclature crazy quilt
Materials velvet
silk
taffeta
fiber
satin
Creation Made by: Teachout, Cordelia
Made by: Teachout, Orena Elnora
Made by: Teachout, Anna
Made in: Farmington, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Made in: Owatonna, Steele County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects J.H. Mahler Company
Women
Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Minnesota--Saint Paul
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Organized Labor
Household. Linens. Bedding. Quilts
Dates Creation: Approximately 1885
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 7410.1 (Accession Number)

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