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  • Mosaic Diamonds Quilt [Object]

    Quilt top pieced from hexagons arranged in a repeated diamond pattern. The multicoloured diamonds are separated by a unifying border of green hexagons. Hand-quilted with straight lines that dissect each...

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  • Mosaic Friendship Quilt [Object]

    Quilt top pieced from hexagons in Grandmother’s Flower Garden pattern. Each of the ninety ‘flowers’ has a signature, sometimes accompanied by a handwritten inscription or stamped design in its cream...

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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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  • The Colonel’s Lady Quilt [Object]

    White Whole-Cloth quilt with stuffed design. Central medallion contains Lady Liberty under the outstretched wings of the emblematic eagle, with seventeen stars above. Close quilted diamonds fill the space between...

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  • Sailboats Crib Quilt [Object]

    Crib size quilt – thirty Sailboat blocks of red patterned cotton and white cotton. The blocks are surrounded by a white cotton border (4 in wide), which has been finely...

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  • Bridal Chest Quilt [Object]

    Pieced nine-patch blocks alternate with half-square triangles to create the effect of extended diagonal stripes. The Nine-Patch blocks (3" square) are pieced from over one hundred printed cottons (glazed...

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  • Rose of Sharon Quilt [Object]

    Twelve appliquéd green and red Rose of Sharon blocks on white background. Wide appliquéd border of green leaves and flowers in vases. The flowers have been stuffed to enhance the...

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  • Redwork Quilt Top [Object]

    Quilt top only. Over a hundred blocks of natural cotton, embroidered in red with scenes of everyday life and objects. Each block (6½ in wide) is joined with red sashing....

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  • Log Cabin Quilt – Light and Dark Variation [Object]

    Eighty Log Cabin blocks – ten down by eight across - arranged in Light and Dark pattern. Each strip is cut from silk ties and measures half an inch...

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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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