Reconciliation Quilt 300-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Reconciliation Quilt 300-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

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Lucinda Ward Honstain (American, 1820 1904) pieced and sewed this quilt offorty blocks depicting scenes of domestic life and public events in the 1860s. The central three-panel appliqué represents her farm in Brooklyn, New York. Two other blocks celebrate what Honstain viewed as significant reconciliatory events in postbellum America: the freeing of former Confederate president Jefferson Davis and the granting of suffrage to freed slaves. The Reconciliation Quilt is now in the collection of the International Quilt Study Center & Museum at Quilt House in Lincoln, Nebraska, whose mission is to inspire an understanding of the cultural and artistic significance of quilts and quilt-making traditions from many cultures, countries, and times. It is the largest publicly held quilt collection in the world. Thoughtfully crafted with large pieces, Pomegranate s 300-piece jigsaw puzzles combine kid-friendly artwork, superb color reproduction, and sturdy construction to delight young puzzle solvers for years to come.show more

Product details

  • Hardback
  • 221 x 269 x 46mm | 703g
  • Pomegranate Communications
  • English
  • 0764970720
  • 9780764970726
  • 648,301