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Star pattern cotton quilt
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.
Content Category: artifacts
94 inch length
94 inch width
Made by: Jewell, Elizabeth Cookendorfer
Made in: Georgetown Neighborhood, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Owned/used by: Jewell, Elizabeth Cookendorfer
Used in: Georgetown Neighborhood, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Household. Linens. Bedding. Quilts
Creation: Approximately 1830 - Approximately 1850
Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
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2641.B (Accession Number)