Antique Quilt: Seven-Point Blazing Star

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A masterpiece in American quilts. Extraordinary design and skilled craftsmanship form a rare virtual galaxy of shattered stars emanating from the central motif. This quilt, descended in the Cox family, is thought to have been made to celebrate the occasion of the birth of the maker's grandson, Harold Haven Brown.

Details

  • Place of Origin
    America. Malden, MA.
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1860-1870.
  • Period
    19th Century
    Materials and Techniques
    Calico
    Muslin
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions
    85 in. H x 82 in. W
    216 cm H x 208 cm W
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    0912118422237
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