Antique & Vintage Linen & Textile Auction

Antique Silk Crazy Quilt c1890s

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Auction house commission: 18%

Antique c1890s crazy quilt with mostly silk measuring 50 x 67 inches. Comprised of 12 blocks about 16 x 16 inches. Appears to be hand pieced, hand embroidered and hand appliqued. Many of the short seams have a variety of embroidery stitches. In addition to embroidery botanicals, there are animals, a peacock feather, a fan and more. There is a black velvet backing brought to the front to finish the edge. It is tied at each block intersection. No batting. In good condition with about a half a dozen silks at various stages of shattering/deterioration. 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 $25 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.