Mariner's Compass

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Small pieces of printed cotton in various colors patched to form a star medallion with scalloped outer edge. Each medallion set in white cotton about eighteen inches square. Twenty-five squares, each five by five inches, joined in a grid of strips of printed cotton, predominantly green. The center of each medallion plain white and several have handwritten inscriptions. Made in: Pennsylvania, USA. Date: 1840s. Record ID: chndm_1972-28-1.

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