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Bricks Quilt

circa 1920

(, - present)

This Bricks Quilt is also attributed to the Amish of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It is similar to utilitarian quilts made from wool suiting swatches. This otherwise humble and presumably utilitarian quilt was meticulously constructed and well designed.

Place object was created: Lancaster County, PA

wool (textile), cotton

Measurements:    height: 86.5 inches    height: 87.5 inches    width: 74 inches

Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler 2001.38.20

Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH