Ocean Waves

Maker Unknown 
South Carolina
ca.1890-1910

Gift of Dan and Martha Bowen
McKissick Museum Collection 6.1990

 Scrappy, labor-intensives, hand-pieced, cotton quilt backed with Alamance plaid fabric first manufactured by Alamance County, NC, in 1853. Hand-quilted loosely in fan design with cotton batting and machine-stitched binding. 

Six-Pointed Star
Maker Unknown 
South Carolina
ca. 1925-1940

“Barnyard” Crazy Quilt
Mittie Belle Agner Barrier (1894-1977)
Salisbury, NC
1917