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Lemoyne Star Wedding Quilt, 1865. Made by Penelope Carpenter Stanley. Collection of New England Quilt Museum.

Lemoyne Star Wedding Quilt, Made by Penelope Carpenter Stanley. Collection of New England Quilt Museum.

Busy Thimble: Prussian Blue Exhibit at NEQM (and some Indigoes too)

Wendy and I spent 5 hours (of course we talk, laugh and solve all the world's problems in that time!) in the car to spend about 4 Wonderful.

First Glance/Second Look: Quilts from the Denver Art Museum Collection Made in England in the early 1800s

First Glance/Second Look: Quilts from the Denver Art Museum Collection England early

Carpenter's Wheel, circa 1840. Pieced diamonds of 8-pointed Stars within geometric Wheels. Hand-quilted stitchery in Double Feathered Circles and Parallel Lines,

Antique Quilt "Carpenter's Wheel"

Circa Carpenter's Wheel, Pieced diamonds to form Stars within geometric Wheels, Double Feathered Circles and Parallel Lines.

Star of Bethlehem Quilt, 1880–1900. Silk with cotton backing, 99 x 94 1/4 in. Collection of the American Folk Art Museum

Artist unidentified, "Star of Bethlehem Quilt" (Possibly Sullivan County, New York, silk, 94 × 99 inches (American Folk Art Museum purchase made possible with funds from the Great American Quilt Festival photo by Gavin Ashworth)

1852 by Lucy Hasell Wow ... Such exuberance ! she wasn't worried about the Quilt Police !!

An English quilt dated 1852 signed Lucy Hasell (?) Horses and hearts are a recurring theme.

Reiter Family Quilt 1848 - 1850 -   wool and cotton.  American Folk Art Museum

The Reiter Family Quilt 1848 - 1850 Made from wool and cotton this Baltimore style album quilt features a great deal in many books on the style. Displayed in the American Folk Art Museum.

Sunburst with LeMoyne Stars, Wild Goose Chase, 1826. Made by Ladies of Lunnet Temple. Worster Co, Massachusetts.

Sunburst with LeMoyne Stars, Wild Goose Chase, Made by Ladies of Lunnet Temple, Worster Co, Massachusetts.

Patchwork coverlet 1802-1830 - Victoria and Albert Museum, included in Queensland Art Gallery's 'Quilts 1700-1945' Exhibition

Patchwork coverlet

Patchwork coverlet - Victoria and Albert Museum, included in Queensland Art Gallery's 'Quilts Exhibition

Double X Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania love the way the blocks are placed in 2 different directions!

Double X Quilt: Circa Pennsylvania. I once made a mini wall hanging of this pattern in blue and white.

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