Clues in the Calico
A Guide to Identifying and Dating Antique QuiltsBook - 1989
The system unveiled here for dating heirloom quilts is based upon five characteristics -- fabric, style, color, technique, and pattern. In recounting the method's evolution, which involved the examination of 900 date-inscribed specimens, Brackman imparts a colorful history of quilt making.
Publisher: [McLean, Va.] : EPM Publications, 
Characteristics: 200 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm