Catalogue: Quilts: Amish and Mennonite (41)


Lancaster County Amish Diamond Quilt: Circa 1920   SOLD    

This Lancaster County Amish Center Diamond Quilt is one of the most beautiful I have had the privilege to own. The colors; quilting and condition are outstanding. The photos, particularly the overall, do not do justice to the colors. The outer border is more of a bottle green than may appear on the screen. The red is the warmest tone imaginable. All of the colors are the saturated, jewel tones considered most desirable in Amish quilts. It is made of fine wool with a cotton back. Measurements are... Click for details      
  
Lancaster County Amish Diamond Quilt: Circa 1920
Lancaster County Amish Diamond in Square Quilt
  Lancaster County Amish Diamond in Square Quilt   $6400.

The Diamond in a Square is the most iconic of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Amish quilt patterns. This example has the rich, jewel colors that are most prized. The center is quilted with concentric stars; flowers are in the gray triangles and a cable pattern in the outer border. It is made of the very fine wools used by the Lancaster Amish. There are several small moth holes in the outer border that are unobtrusive. Measurements are 76" square. It is actually made of four colors as the blue aro... Click for details

Nine Patch Amish Doll Quilt: Circa 1920   $950.   

Wonderfully scaled miniature Nine Patch doll quilt. Made circa 1920; Amish origin, probably from Ohio. Measures 14" x 17"; excellent condition. Professionally mounted and wired to be hung either vertically or horizontally.
Nine Patch Amish Doll Quilt: Circa 1920
Amish Straight Furrows Quilt: Circa 1920
  Amish Straight Furrows Quilt: Circa 1920   $1475.

Amish Straight Furrows Quilt in which the overall design is made of One Patch patterns, rather than the more usual Log Cabin. Very nice use of lights and darks. Well quilted including a beautiful undulating feather throughout the border. Measures 67" x 89". Probably Ohio or Indiana origin.

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