|Collection||HCHS Quilt Collection|
|Catalog Number||Quilt 31|
Pattern: Rising Sun, Lady of the Lake.
Fabrics: 2 orange prints with white, pink, and green zig-zag border
Batting: possibly a cotton sheet, thin
Backing: Cotton Muslin
Size Blocks: 6.5"-6.75" blocks. Small triangles finish 1.25"
Set: Straight set, 11 x 13. All blocks facing the same direction except for one.
Border: Pink and green zig-zag, pattern broken in one corner.
Binding: Green, straight grain applied
Technique: Hand-pieced and hand-quilted
Quilting: Triangles quilted by the piece. Empty white triangles quilted with different floral and leaf shapes. Orange triangles with 2 concentric triangles
|Provenance||Made in Fairmount, Tewksbury. Purchased around 1970 by Josephine Miller from Hazel Welsh, widow of Robert E. Welsh. The quilt was donated in July of 1999.|