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Image of 2014.029.005 - Poster of 1998 Decorators' Show House of the Crosby Estate, 1998. Color poster, 18 x 24, with an overall background color of sage green. At the top of the poster in darker green print text reads, "APRIL 26 - MAY 24." Around the edges of the poster is a white border and breaking the line of the border is a picture in each corner. The top right hand picture is a painting of a woman wearing a hat and a white dress. In the lower right-hand corner is a picture of three red roses with three green leaves. In the upper left corner is a picture of an Oscar statue. In the lower left-hand corner there is a picture of an ornate chair. The chair has cupid and flower decorations on the cushion. A large oval appears at center outlined by two darker green lines. Above the oval in dark gray writing is, "1998 DECORATORS' SHOW HOUSE." Below the word 'SHOW' is a graphic of a black and yellow butterfly with motion lines. Inside the circle is a photograph of the Hillsborough Crosby estate that shows a white house with a gray roof. There is a lawn visible around the building. On the lawn in white cursive script is "The Crosby Estate." To the right inside the oval is an illustration of Bing Crosby wearing a brimmed hat and smoking a pipe.  He is wearing a light blue collared shirt, a darker blue sweater, gray pants, and golf shoes. His left arm is bent with his fist on his hip and he holds a golf club in his right hand. Crosby stands with his right leg over his left. The illustration of Crosby is printed over the photo of the estate at center with his lower legs outside of the oval on the background of the poster. Text at the bottom of the poster reads, "BENEFITING THE COYOTE POINT MUSEUM  /  FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION."

2014.029.005 - Poster of 1998 Decorators' Show House of the Crosby Estate, 1998. Color poster, 18 x 24, with an overall background color of sage green. At the top of the poster in darker green print text reads, "APRIL 26 - MAY 24." Around the edges of the poster is a white border and breaking the line of the border is a picture in each corner. The top right hand picture is a painting of a woman wearing a hat and a white dress. In the lower right-hand corner is a picture of three red roses with three green leaves. In the upper left corner is a picture of an Oscar statue. In the lower left-hand corner there is a picture of an ornate chair. The chair has cupid and flower decorations on the cushion. A large oval appears at center outlined by two darker green lines. Above the oval in dark gray writing is, "1998 DECORATORS' SHOW HOUSE." Below the word 'SHOW' is a graphic of a black and yellow butterfly with motion lines. Inside the circle is a photograph of the Hillsborough Crosby estate that shows a white house with a gray roof. There is a lawn visible around the building. On the lawn in white cursive script is "The Crosby Estate." To the right inside the oval is an illustration of Bing Crosby wearing a brimmed hat and smoking a pipe. He is wearing a light blue collared shirt, a darker blue sweater, gray pants, and golf shoes. His left arm is bent with his fist on his hip and he holds a golf club in his right hand. Crosby stands with his right leg over his left. The illustration of Crosby is printed over the photo of the estate at center with his lower legs outside of the oval on the background of the poster. Text at the bottom of the poster reads, "BENEFITING THE COYOTE POINT MUSEUM / FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION."

Poster of 1998 Decorators' Show House of the Crosby Estate, 1998. Color poster, 18 x 24, with an overall background color of sage green. At the top of the poster in darker green print text reads, "APRIL 26 - MAY 24." Around the edges of the poster is a white border and breaking the line of the border is a picture in each corner. The top right hand picture is a painting of a woman wearing a hat and a white dress. In the lower right-hand corner is a picture of three red roses with three green leaves. In the upper left corner is a picture of an Oscar statue. In the lower left-hand corner there is a picture of an ornate chair. The chair has cupid and flower decorations on the cushion. A large ova

Image of 1973.259 - Star Quilt, circa 1873. Eight pointed cotton star quilt, hand-pieced and hand quilted with machine secured binding (binding is made from folding over backing fabric). The stars use two different calico patterned fabrics with dark red backgrounds. One pattern shows stylistic four pointed black stars with white circles at center and the other shows a pattern of small black rectangles with two white dots. There are alternating blocks of red squares on white ground and solid white blocks. The blocks are set on point. Eight star blocks appear along the length and nine star blocks appear across width of the quilt. Quilting on the white fabric blocks alternate between vertical rows of symmetrical four-petal flowers and rows of four pointed stars with three concentric circles in the center. Small four-petal flowers are quilted along the outer edges. The backing fabric is white and "SUPERFINE  /  SHEETING" printed in reverse appears in red ink near bottom center. A sleeve for hanging made of polyester is sewn along the top edge on the back (sleeve is not original to the quilt).

1973.259 - Star Quilt, circa 1873. Eight pointed cotton star quilt, hand-pieced and hand quilted with machine secured binding (binding is made from folding over backing fabric). The stars use two different calico patterned fabrics with dark red backgrounds. One pattern shows stylistic four pointed black stars with white circles at center and the other shows a pattern of small black rectangles with two white dots. There are alternating blocks of red squares on white ground and solid white blocks. The blocks are set on point. Eight star blocks appear along the length and nine star blocks appear across width of the quilt. Quilting on the white fabric blocks alternate between vertical rows of symmetrical four-petal flowers and rows of four pointed stars with three concentric circles in the center. Small four-petal flowers are quilted along the outer edges. The backing fabric is white and "SUPERFINE / SHEETING" printed in reverse appears in red ink near bottom center. A sleeve for hanging made of polyester is sewn along the top edge on the back (sleeve is not original to the quilt).

Star Quilt, circa 1873. Eight pointed cotton star quilt, hand-pieced and hand quilted with machine secured binding (binding is made from folding over backing fabric). The stars use two different calico patterned fabrics with dark red backgrounds. One pattern shows stylistic four pointed black stars with white circles at center and the other shows a pattern of small black rectangles with two white dots. There are alternating blocks of red squares on white ground and solid white blocks. The blocks are set on point. Eight star blocks appear along the length and nine star blocks appear across width of the quilt. Quilting on the white fabric blocks alternate between vertical rows of symmetrical fo

Image of 2006.261.002 - Square-in-square Patchwork Quilt, c. 1883-1885. Quilt is comprised of silk, velvet, satin, and multicolored square-in-square blocks. Many styles of fabric are used including solids, plaids, stripes, and flocked velvet. Quilt is hand-pieced and hand-quilted with various colors of thread including white, tan, and blue but red and maroon ribbon binding has been machine-stitched and overlaps outer blocks.  There are 224 finished 5" blocks comprised of 3.5" squares in center, surrounded by four triangles. There is a 10" block in center that has a green embroidered vine with white daisies on a light blue ground with pink edges on two sides.  Many of the inner squares are embroidered or appliquéd, and one block has a line drawing in ink of a female figure whose hair is up.  Other motifs include a shoe, baby rattles and floral motifs.  Several blocks have cursive inscriptions handwritten in ink including "MRS H. C. Moills" on a gold half-circle blanket stitched to a red silk square, 5 rows down from top and, two blocks in from left. Nine rows down from top and one block in from left, "J. B. Hearscht" is written in blue ink on the ribbon portion of a drawing. The ribbon is at the bottom and in front of a cloud with two birds flying above). The drawing is above two hand-embroidered rattles on an off-white square block ground. "B L" appears 11 rows down from top and two blocks in from left. Pink flowers with green stems are painted on a block that is 10 rows down from top and 13 blocks in from left. The quilt backing is red cotton.

2006.261.002 - Square-in-square Patchwork Quilt, c. 1883-1885. Quilt is comprised of silk, velvet, satin, and multicolored square-in-square blocks. Many styles of fabric are used including solids, plaids, stripes, and flocked velvet. Quilt is hand-pieced and hand-quilted with various colors of thread including white, tan, and blue but red and maroon ribbon binding has been machine-stitched and overlaps outer blocks. There are 224 finished 5" blocks comprised of 3.5" squares in center, surrounded by four triangles. There is a 10" block in center that has a green embroidered vine with white daisies on a light blue ground with pink edges on two sides. Many of the inner squares are embroidered or appliquéd, and one block has a line drawing in ink of a female figure whose hair is up. Other motifs include a shoe, baby rattles and floral motifs. Several blocks have cursive inscriptions handwritten in ink including "MRS H. C. Moills" on a gold half-circle blanket stitched to a red silk square, 5 rows down from top and, two blocks in from left. Nine rows down from top and one block in from left, "J. B. Hearscht" is written in blue ink on the ribbon portion of a drawing. The ribbon is at the bottom and in front of a cloud with two birds flying above). The drawing is above two hand-embroidered rattles on an off-white square block ground. "B L" appears 11 rows down from top and two blocks in from left. Pink flowers with green stems are painted on a block that is 10 rows down from top and 13 blocks in from left. The quilt backing is red cotton.

Square-in-square Patchwork Quilt, c. 1883-1885. Quilt is comprised of silk, velvet, satin, and multicolored square-in-square blocks. Many styles of fabric are used including solids, plaids, stripes, and flocked velvet. Quilt is hand-pieced and hand-quilted with various colors of thread including white, tan, and blue but red and maroon ribbon binding has been machine-stitched and overlaps outer blocks. There are 224 finished 5" blocks comprised of 3.5" squares in center, surrounded by four triangles. There is a 10" block in center that has a green embroidered vine with white daisies on a light blue ground with pink edges on two sides. Many of the inner squares are embroidered or appliquéd, a

Image of 2008.111.001 - Quilted Bed Cover, c. 1940s. Green and yellow satin acetate quilted bed cover with wool filling made by the Economy Products Corporation of Chicago, Illinois. The top is green with a green 2" ruffle around the edge. The underside is yellow. Machine sewn and quilted with five squares on point in center forming a diamond with loops extending out from every other square. Chain stitching around the quilt margins, and various sections are also outlined with quilting. Manufacturing tag at bottom right corner.

2008.111.001 - Quilted Bed Cover, c. 1940s. Green and yellow satin acetate quilted bed cover with wool filling made by the Economy Products Corporation of Chicago, Illinois. The top is green with a green 2" ruffle around the edge. The underside is yellow. Machine sewn and quilted with five squares on point in center forming a diamond with loops extending out from every other square. Chain stitching around the quilt margins, and various sections are also outlined with quilting. Manufacturing tag at bottom right corner.

Quilted Bed Cover, c. 1940s. Green and yellow satin acetate quilted bed cover with wool filling made by the Economy Products Corporation of Chicago, Illinois. The top is green with a green 2" ruffle around the edge. The underside is yellow. Machine sewn and quilted with five squares on point in center forming a diamond with loops extending out from every other square. Chain stitching around the quilt margins, and various sections are also outlined with quilting. Manufacturing tag at bottom right corner.