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Title Old Fashioned Flower Garden/ Mosaic
Object Name Quilt
Catalog Number 86.013.16
Description Old Fashioned Flower Garden or Mosaic Shows color control of a one patch design
Hexagonal patches; red centers with mostly warm-colored prints. Solid yellow hexagons frame the larger clusters. All cotton fabrics.
Some of the fabrics are as early as 1870 and some more date to the 1880's (sporting prints, horsehoes)

The quilting is nice, functional crossing lines form star on the back

Donor purchased from a dealer in Michigan in 1976
Image 021\8601316.JPG
Date 1870-1890
Dimensions W-67 L-80.5 inches
Material Fabrics
Provenance Mary Barton