Bear Paw on Point Quilt, ca. 1900Made by Anna Kauffman Yoder (1848 - 1935)
Made by Anna Kauffman Yoder (1848 - 1935)
This machine pieced wool quilt is hand quilted with double lines in pieced blocks, feathered circles with four hearts in the plain blocks, feathered vines in the border, and feathered circles in the corners. The quilt has brown cotton backing, cotton batting, and an applied light green cotton binding.
Size: 70 by 83 inches
Sponsored by Springfield Area Quilters Guild
Chinese Coins Quilt, ca. 1908Made by Elizabeth Yoder Kauffman Kuhns (1873 - ?)
Made by Elizabeth Yoder Kauffman Kuhns (1873 - ?)
This wool and cotton sateen quilt was machine pieced and hand quilted. The rich quilting includes chevrons, cables, and fans. The quilt has an off-white backing, cotton batting, and applied black cotton sateen binding.
Size: 64 by 76 inches
New Nine Patch and Four Patch Quilt, ca. 1910Made by Lydia Otto Helmuth ((1865 - 1926)
Made by Lydia Otto Helmuth ((1865 - 1926)
This wool quilt is machine pieced and hand quilted with diagonal parallel lines in the pieced blocks, grid in the sashing, two-line intersecting cable in the inner border, and five-line classic cable in the outer border. The batting is cotton and the tan cotton backing is folded over to form the binding.
Size: 67 by 80 inches
Sponsored by Land of Lincoln Quilter's Association