Massachusetts

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Pattern Names: State of Massachusetts
Commercial Sources: Hearth & Home magazine
Top By: Hall, Eunice Leona Taylor
Quilted By: Hall, Eunice Leona Taylor
Period: 1901-1929
Date: This pattern, one of a series of state blocks, appeared in "Hearth & Home" magazine and other farm magazines published by Vickery & Hill in Augusta, Maine, 1907-1912.
Location Made: North Carolina (NC) United States
Project Name: Southern Appalachian Quilts
Contributor: Mountain Heritage Center
ID Number: MHC98.02.069
Brackman Number: 2053; pattern variation
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 55 1/4" x 77"
Fabrics: Cotton, Other, Checked, Dotted, Plaid, Print, Solid/plain, Striped, Other, Notice the recurring small squares of a blue-on-white print that simulates a copper-plate printed toile.
Colors: Black, Blue or Navy, Brown, Red, White
Construction: Hand Piecing
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Unknown, Unknown
Other Notes: Reportedly made in the Leicester community, Buncombe County, NC.
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