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Quilts

Quilts have been made since the seventeenth century. Early textiles were very precious and every scrap was saved to be reused. A quilt is a combination of fabrics joined to a filler and a backing by small stitched designs known as quilting. An appliqued quilt has pieces stitched to the top of a large piece of background fabric. A patchwork, or pieced, quilt is made of many small pieces stitched together. Embroidery can be added to either type. Quilts that have dark spots , when held up to the sun, are said to have cotton seeds left in the cotton, a proof of age. This is not true. A cotton seed is large and hard and even homemade cotton batting is carefully cleaned of all seeds or debris by the quilter.

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strkey:quilts
metakey:Quilts Patchwork
870,20081
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Price
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Pattern or Item
Patchwork
Category
Description
Ocean Wave,Inscribed,To Martha From Gandmak,c.1892,82 x 87 In. Illustrated
Year Priced
2011

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