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  • Lafayette Orange Peel Quilt [Object]

    Indigo blue cotton fabric with white polka dots has been used in conjunction with white cotton to make the blocks (7½ in square), which are pieced together on point. The...

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  • Star of Bethlehem Quilt [Object]

    Eight-pointed star in centre of quilt, made from rows of diamonds pieced in alternating bands of colours and appliquéd onto a white background. Smaller eight-pointed stars are in the four...

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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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  • Friendship Quilt – Star Variation [Object]

    A selection of red and white printed calicos is used to make over a hundred eight-pointed star blocks. Many of the white background squares and circular star centres are signed...

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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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  • Lady in the White House Quilt [Object]

    Twenty blocks (13½ in wide) machine-pieced from scraps of fabric. The blocks are separated by sashing (2½ in wide) made of green fabric with white polka dots. Backed with plain...

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  • Tippecanoe and Tyler Too Quilt [Object]

    White cotton blocks (7½ in wide), each containing an eight-pointed star of coloured fabrics. The blocks are set on point within an English chintz border (6 in wide). The quilting...

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  • Miss Porter’s Quilt [Object]

    Pieced blocks (4 ½" wide) with small eight-pointed stars alternate with plain white or patterned brown squares. Some of the plain squares and stars are decorated with embroidery. An...

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  • Tumbling Blocks Star Quilt [Object]

    Very large show quilt of silk Tumbling Blocks sewn together in a star formation. The entire Tumbling Blocks design is appliquéd onto a background of blue striped silk. Backed with...

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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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