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Antique Silk Ribbon Log Cabin Quilt attributed to Ackerman Family of Bergen County, NJ. 73in x 73in. Comprised of 100 log cabin blocks, set straight 10 by 10, and arranged in groups of 4. Silk ribbons (most likely French), were hand embroidered onto a foundation to create the blocks. There is a 3in brown velvet border, also hand embroidered around the perimeter. There appears to be no batting, but there is a champagne colored cotton sateen backing, and the top is tied at intervals to keep the layers together.Please see our You Tube channel for a video preview of this quilt.