Dana Auctions Antique Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1860s Radiating Star Quilt Top

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1860s Radiating Star Quilt Top. Measuring about 75×86 inches. Entirely comprised of 2.5×4.25 inch diamonds. Center creates a 6 pointed star, with fabric placement creating the medallion style radiating or bursting star. Fabrics include 1860s browns, chintz, Prussian blues, early purples. It is hand pieced. It is in good condition with small spots. It is just a top with no batting, backing or quilting. The edges have been turned over and tacked by hand, and there is a sleeve along the top for hanging. Bottom corners have been cut out as if for a 4 poster bed. 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 $20 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.