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Collection HCHS Quilt Collection
Catalog Number Quilt 13
Object Name Quilt
Description Pattern: Turkey Tracks, Wandering Foot, Honey Bee Signature, or Friendship Quilt

Brackman Number: BB3109, Khin-Orange Peel Variation

Fabrics: Red, Green, White

Backing: White, Plain

Size Blocks: Approximately 12"

Set: On point: 45 full blocks, 19 half blocks, 2 quarter blocks. Top row set 1/2, 4 full, 1/2. Second row set 5 full.

Border: No border

Binding: Straight grain

Technique: Hand-pieced, hand-quilted

Batting: Thin cotton, inferred


Provenance Harlingen, NJ inferred from signatures. Family names repeat. Signatures could be inked by 1 person. Dated 1854 in ink.
People Voorhees, Jack H.
Garvatron, Odaline
Stryker, Ann
Wakeman, Sanford B.
Stryker, Martha V.
Sutphen, John
Van Cleef, Cornelius
Van Cleef, George
Van Cleef, Catherine
Subjects Quilts
Textiles