From the Lehigh Valley of PA, this Lemoyne star quilt dates from ca.1880. In crisp, unused condition, it measures about 78 inches square.

Price: $625 sorry,sold

In a firmament of overdyed green shine 8 pointed Lemoyne stars in double pink and chrome yellow.
An inner sawtooth border is constructed with the same fabrics as the stars.
Quilted in outline and in a 1 1/4 inch grid, at about 5 stitches per inch, with a medium batting.
The one spot we found is scarcely noticeable from a distance.
The outer edge of the quilt top is turned to the back, a warm brown print, and hand stitched to form the binding.

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