Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Eight-Point Star quilt top
  • United States
  • Eight-Point Star quilt top, circa 1880–1910
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0140

White background. Rows of blue-patterned, 8-pointed stars. Blue-patterned, saw-tooth border around the quilt. The eight-pointed stars are set in a sawtooth border. The same navy blue fabric used in the nine-patch unfinished quilt (0000.0136) is also used here.