The word "quilt" comes from the Latin culcita meaning a stuffed sack, but it came into the English language from the French word cuilte. While there is no definitive date as to the origin of sewing techniques of piecing and quilting, the earliest known quilted garment is depicted on the carved ivory figure of a Pharaoh of the Egyptian First Dynasty, approximately created in 3400 BC.
Material & Construction Details:
This Quilted Wall Hanging was built using the typical quilt technique of three layers, two fabric and one batting. 8" x 11" vintage map, circa 1881, printed on fabric, quilted & watercolored. 16" long piece of driftwood for hanging included.
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P.O. Box 29253
Columbus, OH 43229