July Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction
Antique c1910 Cigar Flannel Comfort Quilt measuring 80×74″. Comprised of mostly 8×6″ cigar flannel premiums with flags and butterflies. The maker strategically placed American Flags in the corners and lower center. The butterflies create a frame around many world flags, with an outer border of additional world country flags. There is a blue floral flannel border measuring 3″ wide. It is machine pieced, hand embroidered around every seam. There is thick cotton batting and a floral feedsack backing of lavender and yellow. It hand tied in an off white Perl cotton. In good condition with minor fading, and moth ball odor. 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 $30 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.