The quilts were handed down in her. Offered here is an antique turn of the century to 1920's era colorful Pinwheel quilt. Back features a flower print fabric done in a pale baby blue with pink and yellow flowers. Lovely quilt has great colorful decoration consisting of great solid pale & dark blue, aqua, pink, grey, yellow, red, flour sack white, baby green, cornflower blue and plaid, gingham, flowers and. Wonderful hand stitching in a great pattern.Interesting, we think that perhaps this was done by a beginner quilter judging by the irregularities in the stitching, not evenly matched. This quilt is really a work of art; such fine craftsmanship, one can only imagine the. Amount of time invested in this beauty!
Quilt has a cotton backing with thin batting. The quilt is great, colorful, and beautiful when it is first looked at. Upon closer inspection we found. The border-many frayed areas, can be sewn and repaired.A few stains (4) on front. Batting bunched up in eall sections. Maybe put in a washer at one time?
Some mending issues on front (4 places). On back: looks like 3 tea stains.
Another different piece of blue fabric, 15" x 10", sewn on back. Looks like it is original to the quilt. Measures approximately 72" Wide x 77" High, a double size, almost a square, so. Could be used on a table.Gorgeous to be mounted and used as a wall decoration. Note: due to the nature of old quilts, it is impossible for there not to be defects. We try to take enough pictures for you. 3L 6z #1.5 6L Quilt # 2 (BRL). The item "Antique Pinwheel Pretty Feminine Quilt Pennsylvania Early 1880-1920'S Cotton" is in sale since Saturday, June 6, 2015.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts". The seller is "ellisantique" and is located in Collingswood, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.