July Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1860 Unique Quatrefoil Blossom Quilt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $400 - $800

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1860s Quatrefoil pattern block quilt, measures 84″ x 84″. Comprised of 64 squares 8″ x 8″ set straight 8 x 8, with 32 pieced blocks with a quatrefoil or blossom shape and 32 butterscotch striped print. There is a 10″ triple strip border with green and pink, and green corners. It is hand pieced and hand quilted. There is a thin cotton batting and a white cotton reverse. The edge is finish with the front brought to the back and applied by hand. Quilt uses three overdyed green prints, several double pinks, butterscotch yellow, and a red on brown print. IN good condition with several spots and discolorations and discoloration on the back. This is a very unique pattern with a very unique butterscotch print, both of which I have not seen before. alternating blocks. This quilt is part of the Living Estate of widely respected Sharon Stark of Sharon’s Antiques Vintage Fabrics and Textiles of Eastern PA. She was an author and long time collector and dealer of antique quilts, fabrics and textiles. Sharon is the authority on Feedsacks, and you may remember her Rickrack website. 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.