August 2021 Antique Textile Sale

Lot 5:

19th Century Antique Quilt - On Point 9 Patch

The auction will start in __ days and __ hours

Start price: $100

Estimated price: $300 - $600

Buyer's premium: 18%

19th Century antique quilt c1870 with many earlier fabrics. Believed to have been from Maine. It measures 82 inches by 82 inches, comprised of 8.5×8.5 inch 9 patch blocks, set on point with 2.5 inch butterscotch sashing. Half block create the setting and corner triangles. Fabrics include Prussian blues and greens from c1845, c1850 chintz fabrics, a few early purples, a c1860 wool challis, and a fabulous Centennial print with the American flag and canons. It is hand pieced, and hand quilted. Reverse is an off white cotton solid fabric. In good condition with some spots on front and back, and one repair noted, made with a reproduction fabric that blended in very well. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $25 is a domestic shipping estimate. I will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Depending on how many lots I can pack, it may cost an additional $5-$10. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.