Oxidation storage spots scattered everywhere as seen in photo. The batting is medium thin. All hand sewn, except for binding, the binding is machine sewn together. The appliqued pieces are the red 4 spoke motifs.
This quilt is reminiscent of a very grand and regal p eriod when quilters had time to skillfully finish a quilt. The size is a 93" x 72". The quilt would work on a Queen sized bed and is in go od, unwashed condition.There are hand done stitching, throughout at 8 stitches to the inch. The quilt consists of diagonal quilting as well as quilting outline of sunburst and the four spoke motif.
I have a nice collection of other antique quilts located in MY STORE. ANTIQUE & VINTAGE QUILTS : 1840 TO 1900 ANTIQUE QUILTS. 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.
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The item "ANTIQUE QUILT c1870's SUNBURST PATCHWORK + APPLIQUED 93 x 72 QUILTED" is in sale since Tuesday, January 17, 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.