Puss in the Corner

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Pattern Names: nine patch
Top By: Hixson, Anna
Period: 1800-1849
Date: 1799-1827
Location Made: Kentucky (KY) USA
Project Name: Permanent Collection
Contributor: DAR Museum
ID Number: 59.192
Brackman Number: 2020
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 72 inches x 100 inches
Fabrics: Cotton, Print, Solid/plain
Colors: Pink, White, Blue
Construction: Hand Piecing
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Unknown
Other Notes: The quilt was probably made by Anna Hixson for her son, David Morris Hixson (1799-1870) from his baby dresses. The back is signed "Anna (H?) 27." The quilt was exhibited at the Indiana Centennial in 1912. The family history was provided by the donor.
Inscription: Anna H 27 (ink on back), H (embroidered twice on back)
Detail Images: No additional images uploaded
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