tumbing blocks

Tumbling Blocks
Unknown Quilt Maker
Collected in Southern Indiana
68 x 72 inches
Circa 1900

 Home Run!

Color, scale, format, design ~ This quilt's got it all!

The quilt maker manipulated traditional design elements to achieve
a wonderful balance ~ of movement and order.

We bought this in Southern Indiana, though we don't know that it was made there.
A Southern quilt, made somewhere in the American South...

Strongly graphic, and a small-ish size ~
Perfect for Hanging!

Hand quilted in both dark and light threads.

Excellent Condition


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