Catalogue: Quilts: 20th Century (115)


Touching Stars Quilt; Circa 1930; Penn.   $595   

This quilt is as crisp and pristine as the day it was made. It was clearly packed away and never used. Beautiful background color blue. The squares and diamonds in the negative space around the stars form secondary patterns.Cable quilting in the border. Pennsylvania origin; measures 68 inches x 84 inches.      
  
Touching Stars Quilt; Circa 1930; Penn.
Sunbonnet Sue Quilt; Circa 1930; Penn.
  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.

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.
Baskets Quilt; Circa 1920; Pennsylvania
Red & Blue Mennonite Baskets Quilt, Ca. 1900
  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".

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"
Pair of Basket with Garlands Quilts, Ca 1920

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