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  • Christmas Bride’s Quilt [Object]

    Quilt with appliqué design of heart-shaped holly wreaths. Each white cotton block (20 in square) contains one holly wreath and a pair of holly leaves in each corner. White...

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  • Album Quilt Top [Object]

    Quilt top only – not layered and quilted. Twenty-five appliquéd blocks, using ‘broderie perse’ (cut-out chintz), contrast with bold red and green silhouettes stitched onto plain cotton fabric. National symbols...

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  • Garden Wreath Quilt [Object]

    Twelve appliqué blocks (with floral designs) on white background alternate with yellow blocks (with green pieced maple leaf design). The blocks are set on point, with a wide border containing...

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  • Eagle Appliqué Quilt [Object]

    Appliqué in butterscotch on ivory background. Central eagle holding a floral branch in its beak, with 13 stars arched around the top, framed with floral vases and strapwork. Border has...

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  • Wool Appliqué Quilt [Object]

    Heavy quilt pieced with narrow strips of blue wool, which slightly overlap and thus create a ribbed effect. Flowers, birds and other motifs have been appliquéd in wool, with embroidery...

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  • Whig’s Defeat Quilt [Object]

    Six full Whig’s Defeat blocks and three half blocks of yellow, red and green fabrics pieced and appliquéd onto white background. Floral appliqué border of roses similar to those on...

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  • Cherry Trees Quilt [Object]

    In each quarter, a cherry tree is appliquéd onto a white background. The trees grow inwards from the top and bottom of the quilt, forming partial reflections of each other...

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  • Libertyville Friendship Quilt [Object]

    This Friendship Quilt comprises 72 blocks (each 8 inches square). Each block is decorated with an appliqué motif of predominantly plain red, blue, and green fabrics applied to a white...

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  • Queen Kapi’olani’s Fan Quilt [Object]

    Single-piece appliqué feather and fan design in red on white background with floral appliqué border. Close contour hand-quilting (1½ in apart) and thick wadding give the surface of the quilt...

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  • Ku’u Hae Aloha Quilt [Object]

    Central panel (39 x 30 in) with the coronet and shield of the Hawaiian royal coat of arms appliquéd onto white background. Appliqué design is herringbone-stitched with yellow thread. Central...

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