Star of Bethlehem variation quilt, circa 1837-1850, Kentucky.
Made by Ellen Morton Littlejohn and her sister Margaret Morton Bibb who were enslaved at the time.
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Star of Bethlehem variation quilt, circa 1837-1850, Kentucky.

Made by Ellen Morton Littlejohn and her sister Margaret Morton Bibb who were enslaved at the time.

Metropolitan Museum of Art