Tree of Life

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Pattern Names: Framed Medallion
Period: 1800-1849
Date: 1800-1850
Location Made: New Jersey (NJ) USA
Project Name: Permanent Collection
Contributor: DAR Museum
ID Number: 96.69
Layout Format: Medallion or framed center
Quilt Size: 84.5 inches x 87 inches
Fabrics: Cotton, Print, Solid/plain
Colors: Pink, Brown, White
Construction: Hand Piecing, Hand Applique, decorative stitch
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Unknown
Other Notes: Chintz quilt owned by Edward Harris. According to contact person: The great grandfather of donor Dorothy Darrach was Edward Harris who was a close friend of John James Audubon and John Bachman. (They wrote the books, "Quadrupeds" and "The Birds of America.")
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