ANTIQUE QUILT 1840's ELONGATED NINE PATCH QUILT PIECED HAND SEWN ROLLER PRINTED COTTONS. This EARLY cotton Elongated Nine Pat ch quilt is a graphic and visual beauty consisting of wonderful roller printed cottons. T he quilt is hand pieced and hand sewn with fabrics from the 1840's. It measures a generous 95" x 83" with the nine patch blocks measuring 5-3/4" x 5-1/2". This quilt is in very good unwashed condition.On the backing there are staining that has lightened the material as shown in photos. There is one 1/2 bite out of the edge binding at corner, as shown in photo. I have pictured most of the damaged areas of this quilt. No shredding, no repairs, and material is strong and sturdy. The stitching throughout is at 8 stitches per inch. The back is a printed cotton and has thin batting. The quilter put a lot of thought into the selections of materials to give the quilt a great visual look. We are happy to answer any questions about this item.
The items I sell are antique or vintage textiles. They are not new and not flawless. If you expect perfection, antique or vintage is NOT for you.The items I sell have been used and loved or stored away for decades. ANTIQUE & VINTAGE QUILTS : ANTIQUE & VINTAGE QUILTS. Our merchandise is collectible and is not new and has lived a long and eventful life.
We do not launder or dryclean unless stated in listing, and most times have been in storage for many years picking up old age storage oxidation spots. Remember antique fabrics most always has some sort of flaw from being around so many years.
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Circa means "about the time" and usually references a 10 year period. Thank you for your interest about this item.We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts' - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "ANTIQUE QUILT 1840's NINE PATCH QUILT PIECED HAND SEWN ROLLER PRINTED COTTONS" is in sale since Thursday, January 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts". The seller is "oldthreads" and is located in Franklinville, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.