Dana Auctions Antique Quilt & Textile Auction
Antique 1856 Rose Wreath Quilt measuring about 82×94 inches. Comprised of 9 full blocks, 18.5×18.5, set straight, 3 by 3, with 3 partial blocks along one side. There is a 13 inch wide border with an undulating vine with leaves and flowers. Predominantly double process green with Turkey Red and a chromium yellow. It is hand pieced, hand appliqued, and hand quilted. In the quilting is HH and 1856. white cotton reverse and thing cotton batting. The edge is finished with a thin turkey red applied binding. It is in poor condition with the Turkey Red abrading, spots, small holes, edge wear, and fading. But the quilting is magnificent! 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 for first quilt and includes insurance. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Each additional quilt or quilt top we can pack in the same box is $5 each. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.