n this Appliqué Quilt, the maker has positioned an anchor, bird, or horseshoe at the center of each appliqué block. Known as "conversation" prints, these images were popular in the 1880s and 1890s. Other popular motifs were baseball bats, riding whips, sailboats, and bicycles.
Place object was created: United States
Measurements: height: 76.25 inches height: 77 inches width: 75.5 inchesGift of Fleur and Charles Bresler 2000.62.9
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