Delectable Mountains (detail of Rising Sun quilting from reverse) - Dorothy Zopf

Collection
AR.00027 Traditional Quilt Makers in New Mexico Survey
Identifier
MOIFA.AR.00027.S0305
Image

Description
Delectable Mountains (detail of  Rising Sun quilting from reverse) by Dorothy Zopf. AR.00027: Traditional Quilt Makers in New Mexico Survey Project. FIELD NOTES: doll-size copy of quilt in Kit Carson house made by K. C.'s [Kit Carson's] mother. The patchwork is Delectable Mountains, shell quilting done on this pattern is called Rising Sun by this quilter - materials were chosen to approximate materials in actual quilt.

Date
July 5 1985 Date created
April 26 2017 Date modified
Curatorial Category
Textiles-United States and Canada, Textiles and Dress

Related people
Museum of International Folk Art (publisher)
Jeannette Lasansky (created by)