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Variable Stars Quilt: Circa 1830; Pennsylvania Elegant Variable Stars Quilt that reverses to a Whole Cloth Glazed Chintz. Stunning selection of early 19th century fabrics. What may appear to be oxidation in the yellow is actually an integral part of the print. Excellent condition. Measures 98" x 101". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1830's.
Maker:Unknown Date:1805 - 1810 Square coverlet made from fifteen frames of printed cotton hexagons, squares on point, kites and long diamonds made from triangles. Some of the fabrics date from the 1770s, and several have three blue threads in the selvedge. The majority of the fabrics are made from dress prints, although there are some furnishing prints represented.