|Collection||HCHS Quilt Collection|
|Catalog Number||Quilt 14|
Pattern: Thousand Triangles, or Two-Patch
Fabrics: Multi-printed fabrics, with some brown showing disintergration. Purple, brown, yellow, indigo, Lancaster Blue, Hershey Brown, madders, bronze
Backing: Solid Brown poly/cotton
Size Blocks: Squares finish 2 1/8"
Set: 40 squares by 40 squars of half square triangles, all set same direction
Border: No border
Binding: Back to front 1/4" wide
Technique: Hand-pieced and hand-quilted
Batting: Flannel sheet
Quilting: Outline quilted in white thread, 5/6 SPI. Quilted after 1960.
|Provenance||Made by Ellen Boughner Smith, born 1827, died 1905. Wife of Mahlon Smith who lived on Kuhl Farm Road, Raritan Township.|
Smith, Ellen Boughner
Raritan Township, NJ