|Title||Unknown Log Cabin Quilt|
Top: Log Cabin quilt (patchwork)
Backing: Coarsely woven cotton jean cloth, linen, cotton, and wool coverlet.
Binding: Jean cloth, linen, cotton, and wool.
Inscription: Embroidered name partly gone on edge in blue is "S C L .... 3d Ala... Co A"
|Material||textile (cotton, wool)|
|Dimensions||W-63 L-79.5 inches|
|Owned||unidentified Confederate soldier; Mrs. Gilchrist|
|Made||Mrs. Gilchrist (tenative), Alabama, CSA, 1861-1865|
|Provenance||An unnamed Confederate soldier, believed from Alabama, used this quilt during the whole of the war. It may have been made by its donor, Mrs. Gilchrist of Etowahton, Alabama.|
unidentified Confederate soldier