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"Flower Basket" album quilt, ca. 1862
Members of the New Vernon Presbyterian Church

New Vernon, New Jersey
Pieced and appliqué cotton, H: 87 in, W: 88 in
Gift of Miss Edith C. Wenman, 1958  58.101
Not On View
Inscriptions:
Various scripture sentiments appear in blocks penned in ink along with names of the congregation

Provenance: Descended through the family to donor, second cousin of Reverand Crane's wife
Exhibition History:
"Quilt Masterpieces from Folk Art to Fine Art", The Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (October 17, 2003 - January 11, 2004)

Old Parsonage, New Vernon, New Jersey (June 3- June 22, 1983)

"Abstract Design: 19th Century Quilts & 20th Century Painting", Art Center of Northern New Jesrey, Tenafly, New Jesrey (September, 1975)

"Director's Choice" Summit Art Center, Summit, New Jersey (April, 1975)

"Folk Art", The Peck School, Morristown, New Jersey (April 1975)

"Quilts from the Newark Museum & The New Jesrey State Museum", The Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (September, 1974)

Hackley Gallery, Michigan (1969)

Keywords: Quilt, Textile, Bedcover