Lone Star

Alabama Department of Archives and History

Lone Star, ca. 1880s

Unknown American maker

Alabama

Cotton

ADAH #88.229.5

 

The colors of this Lone Star quilt were chosen to form what appear to be radiating concentric circles. For this quilter, precision and craftsmanship were paramount, and the product is a demonstration of both her skill and her diligence.

 

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the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts 

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