Object Record

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Object Name Block, Quilt
Object ID # 2009.1.18 a-c
Creator Maker Unknown
Place of Origin probably Southeastern Pennsylvania
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1960
Material Cotton
Dimensions W-4.625 L-2.5 inches
Description A group of three patches cut into a modified diamond shape, or "sow's ear." Each patch is made of a different printed cotton.
Provenance There is no information about the maker or origin of this piece, except that it comes out of the collection of Ella D. (Landis) Gross Fretz (1873-1963), of Bedminster Township, Bucks County.
Source Gift of Merrill & Nancy Reichley Fretz
People Fretz, Ella D. Landis Gross, 1873-1963
Collection Textiles-Quilts