Victorian Album Crazy Quilt and "Hexagonal Star" Pieced Quilt, Late 19th Century
|Materials||Velvet, Silk, Cotton, Fabric|
|Period||Late 19th Century, Antique|
|Date||Crazy quilt dated 1888|
|Pattern||Crazy quilt with embroidered album blocks; Hexagonal Star|
|Number of Items||2|
|Additional Information||Velvet bordered crazy quilt is stitched with the date 1888 in one block and various initials including “R.S.” and “E.E.J.”|
- snags, tears, losses to fabric, and holes to patches on both quilts; shattered silk on both; loose and pulled threads; burn holes; stains and discoloration; edge wear and fiber loss to velvet; residual odor present; wrinkles and creases.
- measurements of Hexagonal Star quilt.