Large Vintage 1850's Red & Green President's Wreath Antique Quilt Swag Border! This BEAUTIFUL cotton 1850's red and green president's wreath quilt is hand appliqued and hand quilted, with layered rosettes in the background and an unusual inverted swag border. It measures a generous 90" X 92" and is in good condition, with popping (damage to the fabric wear the black ink has prematurely worn through the fabric -- see photos) in some of the red, the occasional age spot and light surface dirt in places. The quilt feels strong and sturdy overall. There is quilting around and within the applique and in a grid design in the background, all at an even 7-8 stitches to the inch.The back and hand stitched binding are white, and the batting is thin. You can see cotton seed residue inside when you hold the quilt up to the light. The CLASSIC DESIGN and DENSE APPLIQUE make this 19th century MASTERPIECE stand out! The item "Large Vintage 1850's Red & Green President's Wreath Antique Quilt Swag Border" is in sale since Thursday, May 25, 2017. 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.
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