AMAZING Vintage 1880's Pieced Medallion Antique Quilt Suns, Moons & Stars! This OUTSTANDING cotton 1880's medallion quilt is hand pieced and hand quilted, with star, sawtooth, sun, moon, and other motifs on a very pale blue background. The design is a technical marvel, all precisely hand pieced (not appliqued). The quilt measures 66" X 78" and is in excellent condition, with the occasional age speckle/spot and no wear.
There is quilting around the piecework and in straight line and zigzag designs in the background, all at an even 7 stitches to the inch. The back is a classic late nineteenth century blue print, the hand stitched binding is solid red, and the batting is thin.The RARE, ONE-OF-A-KIND, DYNAMIC DESIGN and GREAT COLORS make this late 19th century COLLECTOR'S QUILT stand out -- it would make a terrific wall hanging! The item "AMAZING Vintage 1880's Pieced Medallion Antique Quilt Suns, Moons & Stars" is in sale since Tuesday, May 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts". The seller is "french72" and is located in Yellow Springs, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.