Creation Date1940 – 1959
DescriptionChild's arrow pattern quilt. The quilt is 37 7/8" x 43 3/4". It is cotton. There are 42 blocks that are 5 1/2" x 5 1/2". They have an arrow pattern. The colors are blue, teal, red, pink, cream, tan with flower and checkered patterns. The edging is 2 1/2" wide and is pink. The backing is pink cotton. Two sides are darker pink, and a dark pink strip is in one corner. Around the edging is scalloped stitching. Condition - There are no tears. There are some light stains.
Quilt was made by Mathilda (Mrs. Wm.) Dicke in the 1940s-1950s. She did a lot of sewing. She lived on Grandview Ave, Red Wing. She was born in 1895.
Geographic NotesRed Wing/Goodhue County County/MN/USA