Dana Auctions Antique Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1870 Pinwheel Quilt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1870 Pinwheel Quilt. Measuring 82×90 inches. Comprised of 72 pinwheel blocks measuring 7×7 inches, set straight, 8×9, with 2.5" chrome yellow print sashing. There is a green print border on 2 sides and a yellow border on 2 sides. It is hand pieced and hand quilted. There is a cotton batting and a brown print reverse. The edge is finished with an applied brown binding by hand which may not be original. There feels like there is another binding underneath. There are 2 inked signatures in one block at the top of the quilt and appears to come from New Jersey but is illegible. It is in poor condition with several spots and fabric deterioration. Please see photos for details. 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.