V is for Variable Star

variable-star

Works in the Exhibition [include] Variable Star with central medallion motif, c 1840-60, Eastern United States. . .Sun Medallion with Variable Star crib quilt c 1850-70, found in Ohio.

The text is from Two Hundred Years of American Quilts [exhibition catalogue] from the Collection of Edwin Binney, 3rd & Gail Binney-Winslow. Click here to read it online, or download it free, from the Internet Archive.

artwork by Joanne Stanbridge 2014

 

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