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Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Album Quilt

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Album Quilt, 1857, appliques depicting tools, foliate and floral motifs, hearts, and eagle, with small inscription reading "Made by the friends of Laura R. Ackerman in the year 1857," (damage), 76 x 76 in.

Provenance: Estate of Arthur F. Goat, South Pomfret, Vermont.
Estimate $200-250

soiling, some losses to appliques


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.

Keywords

Laura R. Ackerman, Vermont, South Pomfret, Arthur F. Goat

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