- Apr 20, 2013
- East Texas
Norwalk Hat Factory quilt
The Darien (Connecticut) Historical Society’s 1860 Norwalk Hat Factory quilt is a most stunning, pieced quilt in a “rail fence” pattern made of colorful silk that was used in hat linings from a Norwalk hat factory.
Consisting of 1,680 silk bars of about 3 3/4 by 5/8 inches each.