Fall Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction
Antique 1893 Victorian Crazy Quilt measuring 63”x63”. Comprised of 36 crazy quilt blocks about 10×10”, set straight, 6×6. There is an appliqued wheel in the center with a painted date of 1893. Fabrics include mostly silks and velvets, with some brocades. It is hand pieced, hand appliqued, and every seam is hand embroidered. There are 3 fans throughout the quilt, one with a hand painted butterfly. There are a few set of initials as well as the name Cora and Howard. It is not quilted but tied at each block intersection. The back is a light blue woven twill fabric, and the edge is finished with a cording with metallic thread. It is in poor condition with several silks shattering (at least 40). 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.