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Quilt pieces (281)

Object Number: 
INV.11555a-h
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Cotton
Description: 
Collection of 281 cotton quilt pieces, including 8 large pieced squares with bow tie motif, 189 small squares with bow tie motif, one pieced square with rectangular pinwheel design, one pieced square with cruciform design, one pieced star, 67 diamond-shaped pieces, two small pieced squares with diagonal bar, and 12 miscellaneous pieces of various pattern, shape, and size; solid color, striped, checked, dotted, plaid, and various floral printed fabrics.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group