Star pattern cotton quilt

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Titles Star pattern cotton quilt
Description Star pattern cotton pieced quilt. Large central eight-pointed star made of diamond shaped cotton prints. Pieced eight-pointed stars in the spaces around the central star. Inner border of diamonds with stars at the corners. Middle border of eight-pointed stars. Chintz outer border with edge folded over to back. Hand pieced and hand quilted. Elaborately quilted flower motifs, parallel lines and outline quilting.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 94 inch length
94 inch width
Nomenclature quilt
Materials cotton (textile)
Creation Made by: Jewell, Elizabeth Cookendorfer
Made in: Georgetown Neighborhood, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Jewell, Elizabeth Cookendorfer
Used in: Georgetown Neighborhood, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Household. Linens. Bedding. Quilts
Dates Creation: Approximately 1830 - Approximately 1850
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2641.B (Accession Number)

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