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Woven Wool and Linsey-Woolsey Zig-Zag Quilt, America, c. 1820

Auction:
2337
Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Woven Wool and Linsey-Woolsey Zig-Zag Quilt,

America, c. 1820, the quilt composed of rows of brown and red unglazed worsted wool triangles stitched together to form a zig-zag pattern with brown edging, the backing made of three tan colored woven linsey-woolsey panels stitched together, quilted in a crenelated pattern, (minor imperfections), 94 x 72 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Linsey-Woolsey Zig-Zag Quilt, Wool, Woven Wool, Linsey-woolsey, Needlework, Quilt, Quilting, Zigzag, Zig-Zag

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