July Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1850 Rose Bouquet Quilt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $400 - $600

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1850 Rose Bouquet Quilt with Turkey red, overdyed green, and Quercitron yellow fabrics. It measures 79×81″. It is comprised of 9 blocks, 22.5×22.5″, set straight, 3 by 3, with a 6″ border, of an undulated vine and scattered small flowers. It is hand pieced, hand applied and hand quilted. There is an off white cotton reverse and thin cotton batting. The edge is finished with an applied overdyed green print binding. In is in good condition with overall toning, small spots, and minor deterioration in the turkey red fabric. 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.