Antique & Vintage Quilt & Textile Auction

Periwinkle Crib Quilt by Mary Schafer

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $300 - $500

Buyer's premium: 18%

Periwinkle Crib Quilt by Mary Schafer in 1983 or 1984. It measures 37×45″. Comprised of 48 blocks, 4×4″, set straight, 6 by 8, with a 3″ off white inner border and a 4″ off white outer border. It is hand pieced, 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, vert small spots. MARY SCHAFER: AMERICAN QUILT MAKER pg 99: “Periwinkle is another difficult pattern to draft, which Mary can make look deceptively easy.” Photo on pg 100. 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 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.