Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt For Sale
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Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt

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This pieced center Medallion quilt is an extraordinary sampler of fabrics and design. Each frame is filled with a huge selection of fabrics, most of which are printed. A variety of triangle shapes makes for variation but with consistency. The center 16 patch block draws the eye to a pattern not seen elsewhere in the quilt. The red band is especially effective in emphasizing the structure of the multiple frames. Measurements are 78" x 89"; Pennsylvania origin; circa1870s.

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1870s
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    PatchworkCotton,Quilted
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    H 89 in. x W 78 in. x D 0.1 in.H 226.06 cm x W 198.12 cm x D 2.54 mm
  • Seller Location
    Darnestown, MD
  • Reference Number
    LU91603467462
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