Isn't this a wonderful pieced alphabet quilt? From the Esprit Collection. Love the house and what I think is a date of 1914 and a sideways & (or maybe a duck)?
The patterns are from the Ladies Art Company pattern catalog from about 1900.
Because 26 letters don't lend themselves to even straight rows, extra something needed to be added. In my quilt above 4 extra blocks. Quite often these alphabet quilts are dated like mine.
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