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Pieced Cotton Basket Pattern Quilt

Auction:
2680B
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2680B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 27, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Pieced Cotton Basket Pattern Quilt, America, late 19th century, with forty-two blocks composed of solid white and colored printed segments with green floral-printed baskets and corners, with yellow-printed sashing and borders, backed with tan-colored homespun cotton, with outline, chain, diamond, and petal quilting stitches, (minor scattered stains), 86 x 74 in.
Estimate $600-800

Barely used/washed condition, several very small light brownish stains and a few larger stains most noticeable on the white segments.


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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