Mariner's Compass

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Pattern Names: Mariner's Compass
Quilted By: Moffitt (or Moffett, or Maffett), _________
Others: Moffitt (or Moffett, or Maffett)
Period: 1800-1849
Date: c1840-50? Owner said date of quilt was 1736.
Location Made: Tennessee (TN) United States
Project Name: Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
Contributor: Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
ID Number: SD069
Brackman Number: Reference Source Used: Judy Rehmel
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 71" x 88"
Fabrics: Cotton, Dotted, Solid/plain, Muslin weight
Colors: Green, Red, White, Yellow
Construction: Hand Piecing
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Other Notes: Maker weaved the flax herself and quilted it.
Inscription: "1736" green thread outline stitch in one corner. ??
Detail Images:

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