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Embroidered Animals in Wagon Wheels, Wagon Wheel

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Cite this Quilt

;. Embroidered Animals in Wagon Wheels. From Michigan State University Museum, Michigan Quilt Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=12-8-8483. Accessed: 05/15/21

QUILT INDEX RECORD

12-8-8483

Who documented this quilt?

Michigan Quilt Project

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Michigan State University Museum

Michigan Quilt Project Number

86.0381

What is the name of the quilt given by the owner?

Embroidered Animals in Wagon Wheels

What is the pattern name that it is commonly used among quilt makers and historians for this quilt?

Wagon Wheel

What is the number for this pattern from Barbara Brackman's Encyclopedia of Pieced Patterns or Applique?

241.9

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Country:

United States

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United States

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Finished quilt

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Straight

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Rounded

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United States

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Restricted

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Michigan State University Museum