Fall Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction
Antique c1860 PA Applique Sampler Quilt measures 77×80". Comprised of 9 appliqued blocks 18×18", set straight, 3×3 with a 12.5" applique border with an undulating vines, leaves and flowers. Each of the applique blocks have a different design and include a heart in the center, leaves, flowers and a bird. Consistent use of an overdyed green solid, yellow solid, orange solid, and oxblood solid. Hand pieced, hand appliqued and hand quilted. There is a thin cotton batting and an off white cotton reverse. Edge is finished with a narrow overdyed green fabric applied binding. The overall workmanship is worth noting. In poor condition with overall toning, spots, minor lifting of applique, one hole 3" in a block and 4 areas along 2 borders with large damage. This is a wonderful opportunity to own a rare applique sampler quilt to study, reproduce, pattern or conserve. 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.