Dana Auctions Antique Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique 1880 Long Cabin Quilt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique 1880 Long Cabin Quilt in a Sunshine and Shadows arrangement, measuring 72×81 inches. Comprised of 56 blocks, 10×10 inches, set straight, 7 by 8. There is a shirting border along 3 sides with a deep scalloped edge, very rare for a 19th century quilt! It is hand pieced and hand quilted. There is a white cotton reverse and thin cotton batting. The edge is finished with an applied green print binding, on the bias, also rare for a 19th century quilt! It is in fair condition with a few logs deteriorating, edge wear, and a few spots. Great fabrics including Centennial or Aldehyde greens, double pinks, browns and more. 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.