| A Dresden Plate quilt with matching pillow sham from the Lehigh Valley, PA. Quilt measures about 74 x 75 inches, sham about 25 x 70, in excellent condition.
|25 Pieced and appliqued "plates" are surrounded by a scalloped border of alternating lavender and white pieces, echoing the form of the pieces in the blocks.|
|Each block is constructed from 15 blades of a wide variety of 1920's and 1930's fabrics in a 10 inch diameter circle.|
|The lavender centers are separately appliqued to the quilt top.|
|Outline quilting on the blocks, with chevrons between, at 8-9 stitches per inch.|
|The back and hand stitched binding are plain white.|
|The matching quilted pillow sham includes 4 additonal plates.|