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Miniature Evening Stars Quilt: Circa 1870; Pa.

Miniature Evening Stars Quilt: Circa 1870; Pa.


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Quilts: Pre 1900: Item # 1047745
 $5,850 
$5850.

Exquisitely miniaturized Evening Stars Quilt in which each star block measures just 2 1/4" to a side. Beautifully planned to create diagonal lines of color. Each of the borders is quilted with a different pattern, beginning with hearts in the chocolate brown. Mint, unwashed condition. Measures 84" square. Oley, Pennsylvania origin; circa 1870.