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PINE BURR or PRAIRIE POINTS VINTAGE PIECED QUILT


 
PINE BURR or PRAIRIE POINTS VINTAGE PIECED QUILT
   
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An original version of the three dimensional pieced pattern known as PINE BURR, PRAIRIE POINTS or TARGET. Of great interest for the unusual manner of piecing in which triangles are folded and layered row upon row until the desired dimension is achieved. This one shows the accumulation of scraps over decades that went into the composition, as it appears that it was done in two panels, one half of fabrics a bit earlier than the other. A piece- as- you- go composition of several thousand pieces, it is apparent the scrap bag was the source for the varied cotton prints included. Composed in two panels joined together