Catalogue: Quilts: 20th Century (114)


Sunbonnet Sue Quilt; Circa 1930; Penn.   $695   

Sunbonnet Sue was one of the most popular patterns of the early twentieth century. This particular arrangement with a large Sue overseeing the others is most unusual. Has been professionally washed. Pennsylvania origin; measures 74 inches square.      
  
Sunbonnet Sue Quilt; Circa 1930; Penn.
Baskets Quilt; Circa 1920; Pennsylvania
  Baskets Quilt; Circa 1920; Pennsylvania   $975

Beautifully executed version of a Basket pattern. Pristine, unwashed condition. An unusual choice of color make this quilt a real stand-out. The back is pieced in bars pattern as seen in the last detail photo, making this quilt equally usable on both sides. Excellent quilting. Measures 78 inches square; Pennsylvania origin.

Red & Blue Mennonite Baskets Quilt, Ca. 1900   $1,450  

Very striking version of a Baskets quilt of Lancaster County Mennonite origin. All quilting done in dark thread with the exception of the handles which are machine quilted in white. Border fabric is a slightly darker red of cotton sateen. Blue is actually a dark navy. Measures 78" x 82".
Red & Blue Mennonite Baskets Quilt, Ca. 1900
Pair of Basket with Garlands Quilts, Ca 1920
  Pair of Basket with Garlands Quilts, Ca 1920   $1,875

A pair of Pennsylvania origin Basket with Garlands pattern quilts; Circa 1920. Both have been professionally laundered and are in spotless condition. One shown. Large enough for a pair of either single or double beds. Each 78" x 86"

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