Catalogue


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
Wool Crazy Quilt; Ca. 1890; Mennonite Penn.
  Wool Crazy Quilt; Ca. 1890; Mennonite Penn.   $875

Stunning wool crazy quilt in unusual colors. Truly looks like an aerial landscape. Well made -nicely quilted and embroidered throughout. Lancaster County Mennonite origin. Front is pristine; slight damage to the back. Measures 75 inches square.

Trip Around the World Quilt; Pa., Ca. 1880   $695  

Very vibrant version of a classic Pennsylvania pattern. This example was made in Lancaster County; circa 1880. Probably never washed. Measures 80" x 82".
Trip Around the World Quilt; Pa., Ca. 1880
Economy Patch Quilt; Penn., Ca. 1870
  Economy Patch Quilt; Penn., Ca. 1870   $795

A broad variety of fabrics dating from the 1850's to 1870's form the center squares of this pristine, unwashed quilt. Unusual to have the yellow calico background. Pennsylvania origin. Measures 76 inches square.

Light and Dark Log Cabin Quilt: Ca. 1880   $1,875  

Very complex version of a Light and Dark Log Cabin pattern done in fine wool challis. Unusual use of color. Pennsylvania origin; circa 1870. Measures 84 inches square.
Light and Dark Log Cabin Quilt: Ca. 1880
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".

Patchwork Medallion Quilt; Maryland; Ca 1870   $975  

Unusual combination of Four Patch within a Sixteen Patch. Pristine, unwashed condition. Westminster, Maryland origin. Beautiful selection of 1870's fabrics. Measures 73" square.
Patchwork Medallion Quilt; Maryland; Ca 1870
Starburst Quilt; Missouri origin, Ca 1880
  Starburst Quilt; Missouri origin, Ca 1880   $1,600

Dramatic quilt comprised of a wonderful combination of star patterns, surrounded by a sawtooth frame. Circa 1880; Missouri origin. Measurements are 80" square.

Sunflower Pattern Quilt, New England, Ca 1860   $1,095  

This Sunflower pattern can also loosely be described as a Mariner's Compass. It dates to the 1860's and is in pristine, unwashed condition. Two calico prints are used on the front as well as a rich, solid chestnut brown forming the centers. New England origin; measures 75" x 76". Ex- Weld collection.
Sunflower Pattern Quilt, New England, Ca 1860
Wreaths with Nine Patches Quilt, Ca 1870
  Wreaths with Nine Patches Quilt, Ca 1870   $1,775

A classic pattern that is enhanced by the nine patch blocks at the intersection of the grids. Slight soiling visible in close-up. Circa 1870. 78" x 84"

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