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Two Pieced Cotton Quilts

Auction:
2468
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two Pieced Cotton Quilts, America, late 19th century, one with red and white diagonal sawtooth edge bands, with chevron and diamond quilting, (wear, stains), 62 x 75; the other with blue and white diamond grid, centered with a floral medallion, with outline, undulating feather and heart quilting, (minor toning, and wear), 82 x 66 in.
Estimate $200-250

red and white quilt- washed condition, 1 in. dia. dark stain near center, 3 in. area of fraying on center of one red border; blue and white quilt- washed condition, areas of fraying around all the binding edges.

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Folk art, Needlework, Quilt, Quilting

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