A truly strange and wonderful and crazy quilt! I'd love to meet the maker of this quilt. She (or he) enjoyed cheater fabric (preprinted or faux patchwork) and animals as much as me.
And how many quilts include appliqued pigs? Sowee :) The red mariner's compass next to the horse is a cheater print, the sunflowery one is pieced.
Stories in the Stitches: East Tennessee Historical Society Quilts - *Detail of a quilt by Iora Almina Philo Pool (1855-1903), Rugby, Tennessee.* *East Tennessee Historical Society* Now that the heavenly bodies are back whe...
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