“Broken Dishes” 19th Century Crib Quilt

"Broken Dishes" 19th Century Crib Quilt

First class circa 1880's crib quilt from Lebanon County, PA.  Bold red on deep yellow color palette. 

It is finely quilted with intersecting wave patterns throughout, a nice counterpoint to the geometric "dishes."  Provenance: Stella Rubin, Darnestown, MD.  It has been professionally laundered and is in pristine condition. Measures ~ 39 ½” X 50”.

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