BEAUTIFUL REDWORK EMBROIDERED QUILT TOP. DATED 1891 129 YEAR'S OLD! MADE BY: GRANDMA TO ROSA de. 81, could be grandma's initials and her age?? 76" W X 77" T.EACH EMBROIDERED SQUARE IS 7" X 7". 81 SQUARES ALL WITH DIFFERENT HAND EMBROIDERED PICTURES. Redwork is a form of American embroidery, also called art needlework, that developed in the 19th century and was particularly popular between 1855 and 1925. It traditionally uses red thread, chosen because red dyes were the first commercially available colorfast dyes, in the form of Turkey red embroidery floss. VERY GOOD CONDITION FOR IT'S AGE. SOME SQUARES HAVE SPOTS ON THEM. PLEASE CHECK OUT PICTURES FOR MORE DETAILS. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Linens & Textiles\Bed & Bath Linens\Quilts, Bedspreads & Coverlets". The seller is "*uniquely*yours*" and is located in this country: US.
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