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Amish maker, Quilt Center Square and Bars pattern, 1892. Wool. Pennsylvania, USA. Via Metropolitan Museum

All the fabrics, except for the backing, seem home dyed. The quilt was pieced and bound on a sewing machine. The quilting is hand stitched.
Amish maker, Quilt Center Square and Bars pattern, 1892. Wool. Pennsylvania, USA. Via Metropolitan Museum

All the fabrics, except for the backing, seem home dyed. The quilt was pieced and bound on a sewing machine. The quilting is hand stitched.

Amish maker, Quilt Center Square and Bars pattern, 1892. Wool. Pennsylvania, USA. Via Metropolitan Museum

All the fabrics, except for the backing, seem home dyed. The quilt was pieced and bound on a sewing machine. The quilting is hand stitched.

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