September Antique Quilt & Textile Auction
Vintage 1920s Star and Crescent Quilt in white cotton and pale yellow cotton sateen. 80in x 80. 25 blocks (13 appliqued, 12 alternate) 12in x 12 in, set straight, 5 by 5, with one 8.5in swag border. It is hand appliqued, machine pieced, and hand quilted. Quilting is a hanging grid in the alternate blocks and to the piece in the appliqued blocks. In the border is to the piece with a flowering bud in each valley. Thin cotton batting and white cotton backing. The edge is finished by machine and with white rick rack.