Saturday, December 9, 2017

Antique Quilt Treasures -Day 9 Antique Quaker Signature Quilt

Dated 1843 Quaker signature quilt part of Sign of the Times quilt lecture/trunk show. (Booking now for 2018 and 2019 lectures and classes). Welsh Quakers from Gwynedd, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania near Philadelphia.

Signature/name hidden within an inking of leaf-Rachel Simmers (teenager at time)

Angel/cherub and anchor stamped signature for Mary Jones 

Full quilt in all its glory

More of the wonderful fabrics

The prompt for my daily blogging/quilt sharing is Cheryl Sleboda's aka Muppin's 31 Day Blog Writing Challenge. This is my 3rd year participating in the challenge. Please stop by her blog (click on the logo button link below or the highlighted challenge link just above. There you'll find lots of quilty wisdom and inspiration as well as links to connect with all the amazing artists participating this year. Enjoy

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