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Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Quilt with Floral Wreath Design

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
645
Sold for:
$1,100$1,100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Quilt with Floral Wreath Design, America, late 19th century, hand-stitched quilt composed of a central bouquet surrounded by three concentric wreaths of flowers with undulating flowering vine borders and berry branches in the corners, in shades of green, red, yellow, orange, and pink solid and printed fabrics on a white ground, with white backing edged with green, and outline and leafy vine quilting stitches throughout, (fading, light stains), 80 x 90 in.
Estimate $600-800


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Blankets, Folk art, Needlework, Quilt, Quilting, Stitched, Visual arts

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