This burgundy and navy Compass Stars Amish Quilt is set in a frame of ivory with starbursts and calico.There are three 8Point stars on the pillow fold. You can see the chalk marks that are drawn on before the quilting is done. This will wash out. From Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, this handquilted Compass Stars Patchwork Amish Quilt measures approximately 101 x 115 inches to fit your King or Queen size bed. There are approximately 5-6 handquilted stitches per inch. This Amish Quilt is a Level Three Certification quilt (click here for more info). It is from Lancaster County PA. The quilter is unknown.
A wonderful combination of pleasing navy and burgundy make this Compass Stars Quilt a beauty that will shine in your home. On the diagonals of the central medalion you can see the Rising Stars. Quilting is a way for the Plain People to express a delight in the beauty of the world they live in, and stars are a common motif for them to use.