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Catalog Number 1963.158
Description Eight-point Star Quilt, n.d. Wool quilt is comprised of six 17"x18" 8-point star blocks with red plaid star centers on a light blue ground and a red outer border on a dark or light blue ground and red outer corners. Blocks are placed between 9" light blue sashing. Top and bottom edges have 4 1/2" strips of striped blue fabric with red plaid corners exposed at the top only. Item is hand-quilted in a scalloped motif. Backing is olive green and light tan plaid wool fabric with a 4" strip of red colored fabric along one edge. Backing has been folded over to act as binding. A white cotton sleeve has been affixed along one edge for hanging.
Object Name Quilt, Bed
Collection 3D - Bedding
Title Eight-point Star Quilt, n.d.
Date n.d.
Inscription Text none
Provenance Heirloom of the Oaks Family
Dimensions H-81.5 W-68.5 D-0.25 inches
Medium Textile
Search Terms Bed
Quilt
Quilts
Subjects Quilting
Quilts
Stars
Star
People Oaks Family