X marks the spot - for the signature. X Block or Old Italian Block was a popular pattern for antique signature quilts. Here are two from the Starley Quilt Collection - featured in the Sign of the Times, Signature Quilt Show.
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, circa 1850.
Chicopee, Massachusetts, dated 1848.
Brimfield Awakening quilt...revisited - Always a nice feeling to check off another quilt that is completed...this one from 2018 (though I mislabeled it as 2019!) when* Paper Pieces.com* introduce...
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