[Yellow-and-Purple Quilt Block]

One of 39 objects in the series: Quilt pieces available on this site.

Description

One of 39 cotton quilt squares for making pieced quilt; 4 small blocks make up each large one, each small block being composed of 2 triangles and one central arrow-shaped piece. This block has solid yellow arrow pieces with triangles in two patterns: white-and-purple stripes; and white-and-green flowers with yellow and purple centers on a purple background.

Physical Description

1 quilt block : cotton ; 21 x 23 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Star of the Republic Museum Objects and was provided by Star of the Republic Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 104 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Star of the Republic Museum

Located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, the Museum's mission is to collect and preserve material culture of the Texas Republic.

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Titles

  • Series Title: Quilt pieces
  • Main Title: [Yellow-and-Purple Quilt Block]

Description

One of 39 cotton quilt squares for making pieced quilt; 4 small blocks make up each large one, each small block being composed of 2 triangles and one central arrow-shaped piece. This block has solid yellow arrow pieces with triangles in two patterns: white-and-purple stripes; and white-and-green flowers with yellow and purple centers on a purple background.

Physical Description

1 quilt block : cotton ; 21 x 23 cm.

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Collections

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

From the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, these items (dating from 1700s-1800s) include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms.

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 18, 2008, 12:54 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 1:45 p.m.

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[Yellow-and-Purple Quilt Block], physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth30530/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.