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Pieced Cotton Appliqued Friendship Quilt

Auction:
2255
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$764$650

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Pieced Cotton Appliqued Friendship Quilt, America, mid-19th century, the quilt featuring sixteen squares with red cotton calico appliqued oak leaves and leaf blades around a circle with pen and ink signatures on a white ground, red calico appliqued sawtooth borders, diagonal line quilting, white cotton binding and backing, (minor toning, stains), 90 x 90 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Applique, Calico, Folk art, Needlework, Quilt, Quilting, Textile arts

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