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Feathered Stars Quilt: Circa 1839's; York County, Pa.

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Quilts: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1370391

This elegant Feathered Stars quilt is beautifully quilted and pieced. It is densely quilted in the off blocks with concentric floral medallions. The border is sewn with undulating feathers and waffle patterns. The side with no border indicates that was meant for the top of the bed. The quilt is in excellent condition. Measurements are 90" x 96". York County, Pennsylvania; circa 1830's.