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Catalog Number 2013.1.1
Object Name Quilt, Bed
Description Hand quilted and machine sewn quilt. Blue and white "star" design. Made up of 21.5 cm x 21.5 cm blocks of white cotton, machine sewn together. Blocks with a large, 1 piece 5 pointed star attached with a handsewn buttonhole stitch alternate with plain white blocks each with 4 maple leaves handquilted onto them. Plain blue border encloses the blocks, followed by a white outer border. Finished with a machine sewn blue binding. Stars are applique.
Date 1925
Dimensions W-159.5 L-184.5 cm
Collection Core Collection
Makers mark Embroidered in light blue floss in cursive handwriting in center block of quilt.
Material Cotton