Cotton Tag

  • Object: Quilt

    Object: Quilt

    Oct 02, 2018

    This object is a quilt, made in the 1950s, in the African- American tradition of quilt-making. An appraiser from Antiques Roadshow was able to identify it based on the style, construction, and materials used. It appears to be hand-quilted and [...]

    Read More
  • Object: Quilt

    Object: Quilt

    Oct 01, 2018

    This item is a quilt from ca. 1950 obtained from the estate of an African-American family living in the San Antonio area. An appraiser from the Antiques Roadshow verified the date and ethnic origin of the quilt by its style, [...]

    Read More