Name: "The Garden" Appliqué Quilt
Dimensions: 90" (l) x 91" (w)
Date made: 1948
Date Acquired: 1992
RMSC Accession#: 92.111
This quilt was made in 1948 and signed and dated by Mrs.
Verna M. Sutherland and her mother Bertha Garrett. It is a
finely executed hand-stitched copy of a quilt designed by
Arsine Kelly Bowen of Cortland, NY in 1857. Records
indicate that the pattern was published in a popular
women's magazine, possibly Women's Day.