Antique-Old Quilts Gallery 3
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This well made Tulip Garden quilt is in fabulous condition. It is all hand quilted at 7-8 spi and the hand applique is quite fine too. The size of 90 x 101 inches makes it one that a person can use easily on a queen or maybe a king bed and of course works well on smaller bed, just having a bigger drop on the sides. The separate green binding is stitched on by hand and the backing is a soft yellow shade of fabric. The tulips are spring looking with colors of yellows, lavenders, reds and oranges set with green strips. This beauty has been professionally washed and is ready to enjoy. Illinois or Indiana
This handsome Courthouse Steps Log Cabin quilt is a fabric lovers delight. The use of so many shirtings and prints of the 1880's-90's are so plentiful one will enjoy just looking at this close up and then it's a great visual from a distance. It displays well whether on a bed or use as a piece of wall art. I think you'll also love the backing fabric as shown. The quilt came from an estate in Stanton, Michigan. Note also the way the edge was finished using a knife edge technique. Great condition, so look at the images and decide if this is the quilt you'll enjoy.
Offering this unused, excellent condition quilt, a Wreath Of Roses. The quilt looks like it was just stored and wasn't used and has never been washed. An eye catching pattern of red and green with a tiny bit of cheddar in the center of the rose. There is hand quilting outlining each of the appliqued pieces. The binding was done by bringing the back forward to the front and hand stitched down. The hand quilting is done at 5 spi and nice hand applique. Pennsylvania
Offering this mint condition blue and white quilt,, a Hole in the Barn Door pattern. It is sometimes called Churn Dash and may have other names depending on the part of the country one may be from. One of the traits of this quilt is the super fine quilting, the condition and also the appealinig blue fabric used in making this quilt. Look at the images and note the workmanship. The conditon as noted is unused, mint and has been washed just one time. The fine hand quilting is at 12-13 stitches per inch. Now that is talent done so many years ago. For the binding the backing was brought to the front and machine stitched down. The quilt came from New York.
Offering this fine quality blue and white Bowtie or may also be called a Spools pattern quilt. The conditon is excellent. It is clean and ready to enjoy. The extra fine hand quilting is at 11 spi and quilted by the piece. The separate binding is stitched on by hand. This stunning quilt displays well and can be enjoyed in so many ways. It can even work in a contemporary home. Look at the details and design. From a Brazil, Indiana estate.
Offering this 2 color Ocean Waves antique quilt. The condition is very good and is fresh washed and ready to enjoy. It is all hand quilted at 5 spi with it being quilted by the piece and some double line quilting too. The separate binding is stitched on by machine. The quilt came from the George Alsbach estate in Weatherford, Ok. He had been a librarian at SWSU in Weatherford. A very usable quilt.
Offering this beautiful well made quilt I am calling a Snowflake. It is all nicely hand cross stitched and also very well hand quilted at 8 spi. This is a kit quilt and it apears not to have been used. Some of the light blue stamped quilting dots still remain. It had never been washed when I acquired it and has had one bath. This is a very generous sized quilt of 77x95 inches and also has a synthetic batting. A very usable quilt that can be enjoyed on many of todays beds. For the binding the front was turned to the back and hand stitched down. The quilt came from the estate of Elvis Baumwart of Custer County , Oklahoma. A quilt with condition and visual appeal!!
Offering this exceptional floral applique quilt, a Crocus Floral Applique, in unused condition, looks to be mint and has had one bath. The hand quilting is fine at 11-13 spi and be sure to look at the images to see the quality workmanship. Several quilting patterns on this quilt. This is an unusal pattern as it is one I just have not seen throughout the years. It is also a dated quilt and there are initials along with the 1941 date embroidered on the bottom edge of the quilt. The separate binding is stitched on by hand. This is also a very large quilt with a generous size of 77x101 inches. Ohio
Offering this delightful Caesars Crown antique quilt that is both pieced and appliqued. The 20 blocks are pieced and the beautiful curving vines are appliqued. Note too the extra neat corner appliqued red and green block. The condition is very good and considering the age might be considered excellent. There is an old spot on the quilt as shown and a couple other insignificant spots. It has nice fine hand quilting at 10 spi. The neat separate binding is stitched on by hand. A quilt that looks wonderful on a wall and sure dresses up a bed! It has the look of a sophisticated pattern in an antique quilt. Kansas
Offering this hard to find quilt pattern, called Chinese Lanterns. It is a pattern designed by Hubert Ver Merhen in the 1930's, one of the early quilt designers. The patterns was marketed through the Home Art Studios. The quilt is in excellent condition and looks to be unwashed. Wonderful patterns of lanterns with different fabrics and black bases and black handles with black in the corners of the blocks. Love the swirls, diamonds and different designs that make up the lanterns. It is pieced and appliqued. It is hand quilted at 9 spi. This quilt displays well and has an attractive ice cream cone border. The neat lavender separate binding is stitched on by hand. This is a great quilt to add to a collection. Ohio
Offering this extra nice quilt from Pennsylvania, Garden of Eden. The pattern to me looked like a 4 block variation so I was glad to locate the pattern name for it. The condition is very good and I don't see any wear in the nice selection of early fabrics. Possibly never washed. It is all hand quilted at a fine 9 spi. The quilt has a nice print backing too as shown. For the binding the back is brought to the front and stitched down by hand. A nice collectors quilt. It displays well too. Almost looks like a game board from a distance. Pennsylvania
There's no question here... this attractive vintage String of Beads quilt has a note attached that reads "Bead Quilt made by Mrs. ED Meinking 1955". The quilt is in unused condition and has had one rinsing. All hand quilted at neat 8 spi and also hand appliqued. For the neat binding, the maker, Mrs ED Meinking stitched on a separate binding by hand. The quilt came out of the south central Kansas area. Generous in size and a very usable quilt. A pattern not frequently seen, so take a look and maybe this one will "speak" to you!
This Texas quilt called Glorified Postage Stamp Super Irish Chain,,, and sometimes called Quilt of a Thousand Pieces is in very good condition. There's some slight toning as shown. The small scale pieces look to be nice 1920's-30's prints. The pieces are only 7/8th inch in size, so smaller than a postage stamp! It is hand quilted on a diagonal pattern and the hand quilting is at 5-6 spi. There's about 5-6 black blocks with some slight wear. For the binding the backing was brought forward to the front and stitched down and on one side there's a knife edge. It looks to be all hand pieced,,, so much work. The quilt displays well and looks great used on a bed or a wall quilt with a good visual design.
Sale Price: $550.00
Offering this fabulous Log Cabin Quilt from the 1880's that is in excellent condition. Taking a look at the great number of fabrics in this quilt one can only imagine all the time it took to piece and make this quilt. The quilting is around the block and more or less in the ditch, so not easily seen from the front , but more so on the back. Small narrow width logs make up this beauty. Just seeing all the shirting fabrics used in this quilt and wondering if they were left overs after making clothes. Also several conversation prints were used in this quilt. This is a great design, a light-dark log cabin, courthouse steps. From Little Compton, Rhode Island estate as I was told.
This is one fine Triple Irish Chain antique quilt. The quilting is excellent with fine hand quilting stitches at 9 spi. The condition is great, as it really looks unused, excellent and has had one bath. I acquired it from an estate in Sayre, Oklahoma. The lady was more of a collector, so I don't think it actually was one of her family quilts. The colors of deep yellow and brown work so well together and it has a triple border of the brown, yellow and white. There's a neat brown binding that is so nicely stitched on by hand in tiny stitches. The small blocks are barley 1 1/4 inch. It displays so nicley on either a bed or a wall or many other thoughtful ways. I can't say enough about the fine workmanship of this quilt. Western Oklahoma
This true small scale or minature Trip Around the World pattern crib or wall size quilt is in mint-excellent condition. Looks to be unused and may have been washed once. The size of the small blocks are 7/8 of an inch. All hand quilted at 7 spi and quilted by the block. The wonderful edge finished by doing a knife style edge. All hand whipped edging. A wonderful selection of 1930's prints and solids, so well put together. Some of the fabrics are novelty fabrics. Paris, Illinois
Offering this mint condition, looks unused, vintage cotton Double Wedding Ring pattern machine quilted quilt. The pattern is a small scale ring pattern and there are also quilting dots to which one could have quilted by. The machine quilting is done in straight lines. The front is turned to the back and machine stitched down. A very nice usable quilt and has an attractive pattern. Cheater fabric or printed patchwork as it is often called means the pattern is printed on the fabric and it is not pieced other than the bigger pieces at the seams. West Virginia
Offering this folky type applique quilt, Coxcomb and Currants. It is a 12 block quilt and all hand quilted. The quilt is in mint condition, unused and never washed. These quilts are getting harder to come by. The hand quilting is done at 7 spi and the applique is also done by hand. There are gentle scallops on 3 sides of the quilt. A 3 color quilt of orange and green applique on an off white ground. Don't you love the applique circles around the bud. A separate green binding that is stitched on by hand. This is more of a bold pattern and really looks great as a wall quilt or on a bed. Texas
Sale Price: $1045.00
Offering this attractive pattern of circles and also looks like stars,, depends how one looks at the quilt. It is called Snowball or Pontiac Stars,, just a couple of the names for this pattern. Also looks like 4 point stars. The condition is excellent and it is all hand quilted at 7 spi. Looks to be hand pieced too,, so much work. The pieces are smaller and that means more work. The separate pink binding is stitched on by hand. Illinois
Sale Price: $395.00
Offering this well made vintage Dresden Plate quilt from the 1930's. Love the hand quilting on this as it has a small clam shell quilting pattern and the quilting is done at a very good 8 spi. The appliqued plates are machine stitched down. A generous size of 79x94 inches, makes it one that can be used on a variety of beds. For the binding the front was turned to the back and hand stitched down. This is an Ohio quilt.
Sale Price: $585.00
Offering this very usable vintage quilt, Churn Dash or also called Hole in the Barn Door. The quilt is in excellent contition and is ready to enjoy. It is all hand quilted. The quilt although looks to be from the 1930's, has blocks that appear to be older, more like 1890's fabrics of indigos and shirtings, so may have been a generational quilt. Or the blocks may have been done by someone and then put together in the 30's with fabrics of the time.
Sale Price: $395.00
Offering this wonderful patterned quilt that looks so good hanging or displayed on a bed. It's a 9 Patch Variation pattern. The size is quite big, at a 86x99 inches. It is all very nicely hand quilted at 8-9 spi in little interlocking circles. The condition is excellent. Fabrics of indigos and a mourning print. Neat narrow binding formed by the back brought forward to the front and hand stitched down. From Rochester, New York.
Offering this colorful quilt hand made from lots of feedsack fabrics. the quilt. Endless Chain, or looks like Pinwheels to me. This is an Alice Brooks, Laura Wheeler, C Curtis, or OCS pattern most likey. Condition is excellent and unused, has had a bath. There's one small spot as shown. Hand quilting is done at 5 spi and the deep purple border has a nice separate green binding that is stitched on by hand. Piecing was done mostly by hand. Illinois
This colorful Texas Lone Star quilt is in very good condition . Actually was unused and has had one washing. There is some very slight color bleed in 5 of the pumpkin diamonds and a small storage spot on the binding. Solids of pumpkin, green and pink on a white ground and a border of pumpkin , white and green with a pumpkin binding. The binding is put on by machine. The quilting is by hand at 7-8 spi. The diamonds are on the smaller scale and very nicely pieced. There is quilting in each diamond. The border has a cable-like quilting pattern. The quilt is clean and ready to use or display. Massachusetts
Sale Price: $515.00
Sale Price: $485.00
Miniature Rainbow Hexagons Quilt 3/4 INCH (q-275) Circa 1920's-30's, size 78x102. The condition of this fabulous quilt is excellent, looks unused. The small hand pieced and hand quilted pieces that make up this awesome quilt just make me want to know the person that made this quilt. It came from an estate in Wentworth, Mo. and with some research, found it was made by Pearl Davidson. There are approximately 12,320 pieces in the quilt. All hand quilted at 9 spi. The small hexagons are only 3/4 inch and the side of each hexagon is less than an 1/2 inch. The separate tiny binding is hand whipped on. A real treasure and a special quilt. It is such a treat for the eyes with the use of solid cottons, making a field of hexagons. Lots of visual appeal. Missouri estate.
Sale Price: $2921.00