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Citrus Packing House Album Quilt

Citrus Packing House Album Quilt

1938

Citrus Packing House Album Quilt

Description

  • Dimensions (w x l): 76 x 84 in.
  • Made by members of the Chandler-Davis citrus packing house crew in Lakeland, FL
  • Effie Clark, one of the crew members, initiated this friendship quilt
  • Composed of fifty-six blocks
  • Each block has a heart-shaped pattern, made from dress fabric, that is hand appliquéd
  • Cotton muslin; pieced; hand appliquéd; hand quilted; hand-embroidered signatures
  • Illustrated in Williams, Plate 76
  • Acc. No. 86.65.1

 **Please note that these quilts are not on display in the Museum; they are only available on this web page.**