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Kentucky Quilts & Their Makers

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Published by University Press of Kentucky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quiltmaking,
  • Textile arts,
  • Quiltmakers,
  • Quilt Making,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • History: American,
  • Quilts & Quilting,
  • Kentucky,
  • Quilting

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIra Kohn (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8022077M
    ISBN 100813100968
    ISBN 109780813100968

    Pieced quilt, cottons, c. , unknown maker, Kentucky, dimensions: 80×85 inches. The name of the design, "New York Beauty" came from a s pattern by Mountain Mist. Included in the book "New York Beauty, Quilts from the Volckening Collection" (Quiltmania, France). Collection of Bill Volckening, Portland, Oregon.


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