Crazy quilt patchwork square
Overall: 1/8 x 11 1/2 x 16 1/4 in. ( 0.3 x 29.2 x 41.3 cm )
Crazy quilt patchwork square centering an Abraham Lincoln commemorative mourning ribbon; consisting of random patches of silk brocades, taffetas and velvets sewn together in mulitcolored threads by herringbone, lazy daisy, straight and buttonhole stitches; lined with white cotton.
Gift of Arthur Gaskill
printed: center, on ribbon: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN / THE MARTYR PRESIDENT / OF / OUR COUNTRY"
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