WELL QUILTED Red & White "Clover Blossom" "English Ivy" Antique Quilt d. This GORGEOUS cotton 1870's red and white clover blossom/English ivy quilt is hand pieced and hand quilted, with a wonderful early red print. The quilt came out of an estate in Clark County, Ohio.
The quilt is signed Henry C. West" and dated "1869 in the quilting in one corner. The quilt will celebrate its 150th anniversary next year! It measures a generous 88" X 88" and is in excellent, unwashed condition, with age spotting in places and no wear. The quilt is strong and sturdy overall.
The quilting is SUPERB, with grid designs quilted throughout at an even 10-12 stitches to the inch. The back and hand stitched binding are white (with wonderful red piping), and the batting is thin. You can see cotton seed residue inside when you hold the quilt up to the light. The UNUSUAL DESIGN, GREAT COLOR, and LUSH QUILTING make this 19th century COLLECTOR'S QUILT stand out! The item "WELL QUILTED Red & White Clover Blossom English Ivy Antique Quilt d.
1869" is in sale since Wednesday, January 31, 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.