Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Sunbonnet Babies Crib Quilt by Mary Schafer

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Buyer's premium: 18%

Sunbonnet Babies Crib Quilt by Mary Schafer in 1984 or 1985. It measures 36.5×45″. Comprised of 9 blocks, 7.5×10.5, set straight, 3 by 3 with a 6″ off white border. It is hand pieced, hand embroidered, and hand quilted. Thin cotton batting and off white cotton reverse. The edge is finished with an applied off white fabric binding, by hand. There is a sleeve applied to the top on the back for hanging. In very good condition. The designs are by Bertha Corbett. This quilt is from the Mary Schafer Collection. She was the quilter and collector from the book Mary Schafer – American Quilt Maker by Gwen Marston. This quilt is not pictured in the book, but it is mentioned in the inventory under crib quilts Mary made. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of important Quilt History! This quilt has been professionally appraised and reflected in our estimate. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 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.