Quilt [Cherry Basket quilt]

Anne Elizabeth Cruise Lemen, Maker

1875-1890
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Maker and Role
Anne Elizabeth Cruise Lemen, Maker
Production Date
1875-1890
Description
A quilt in Cherry Basket design. The fabrics used are white and red. Two deliberate 'errors' were added to the quilt; two baskets are on their sides. This is a reference to the belief of only God being able to create perfection. The quilt was made in the United States of America.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton
Accession No
2011.532
Credit Line
Anne Elizabeth Cruise Lemen. 1875-1890. Quilt [Cherry Basket quilt], 2011.532. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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