July Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1880 4-Patch PA Quilt Bars Back

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1880 4-Patch Pennsylvania quilt with bars back measuring 88″ x 102″. Comprised of 99 blocks, 6.5″ 6.5″, set straight 9 x 11, with 50 green print squares and 49 4-patch squares with madder and chrome yellow fabrics. There are three borders, 5.5″ pink print, 5.25″ yellow print and outer border is a pink print that varies from 2-4.5″ . It is hand and machine pieced and hand quilted. Thin cotton batting and a stripy bars back reverse. Edge is finished front to back by hand. It is in good condition with several small spots, a small tear in the border and some edge wear. 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.