Fall Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Antique c1860 LeMoyne Star Quilt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1860 LeMoyne Star Quilt Measuring 81"x 91". The quilt is comprised of 30 squares, 12"x12", set straight 5×6. There are 15 pieced star blocks with alternating off white solid squares. There are three borders: 1.5" pieced diamond, 8" off white solid and a 1.5" dogtooth border. It is entirely hand pieced, hand quilted. There is a thin cotton batting and an off white cotton reverse. The edge is finished with an applied pink cotton print binding. It is in fair condition with storage discoloration, water marks, edge wear, and fabric deterioration but the quilting is magnificent with a Celtic knot-like motif in the alternating squares and a feathered vine in the border. 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.