February Antique & Vintage Quilt Auction

Lot 156:

Antique WW1 Patriotic Filet Crochet

The auction will start in __ days and __ hours

Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique Filet Crochet Spread or Table cover measuring 64×68 inches, with World War I doughboys (soldiers) and classic patriotic phrases (Star Spangled Banner, etc) were executed all by hand in skillful filet crochet work. Legible are the wonderful sentiments that are well remembered slogans from World War I. as Deftly crocheted pictorials repeat the classic soldier figure of that era too. Excellent, untouched condition. Published in Sue Reich’s 2016 book on the quilts of the World War I era. This textile was part of Laura Fisher’s estate. Laura Fisher was a New York based world renowned quilt expert, dealer and author, and in offering these textiles for sale we hope to honor her legacy of style and scholarship. We do our best to describe all items in detail and provide pictures. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 is a domestic shipping estimate. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Depending on how many lots we can pack, it may cost an additional $5. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.