04-13-2011 04-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2543M Marlborough
April 13, 2011 2:00PMCalender

Six Assorted Patchwork Quilts

Auction: Discovery - 2543M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 14, 2011 10:00AM


Six Assorted Patchwork Quilts, 20th century, mainly cotton quilts including a Dresden Plate pattern quilt with solid and printed cotton plates on a white ground, 80 1/2 x 66; a Log Cabin pattern quilt of mostly cotton sateen and silk fabric, with deep red border, 78 x 79; a pink basket pattern quilt, 81 1/2 x 64; a crazy quilt of solid and printed silk and sateen fabrics with embroidered outlining, 65 1/2 x 65; a Grandmother's Flower Garden pattern quilt using c. 1930s printed fabrics surrounded by mint green segments, later peach border and backing, 92 1/2 x 71; a quilt with lavender printed butterflies outlined with blanket stitch embroidery, on a white ground, 83 x 78 in.
Estimate $150-250

Dresden Plate- lightly toned light fold lines a few minor stains, unused cond.; log cabin- mostly good cond. one peach colored segment is frayed, peachy/pink backing is faded with streaks; pink basket- toned seldom washed condition; Grandmother's Flower'Garden- unused condition, a few very minor small stains; butterfly- light toning and fold line and edge toning, unused condition.