This quilt uses a light cotton batting between the layers. This quilt is fabulously saturated for it's age.
Typically the indigo would show more evidence of fading with time. This quilt is hand stitched and hand quilted.
(please see condition details below). MEASUREMENTS : this textile measures approximately 82 inches long by 59 inches wide!! CONDITION This quilt is in original, as found condition. This quilt has been hand washed in the recent past. There are many small holes in the indigo (please see photographs) patches of small holes dotted here and there.The top section of this quilt has wear, and the center seam has come unstitched so will need to be closed again it looks like a V shaped tear at the top, but it's only the seam having opened. This quilt is not right for anyone requiring a perfect or very good condition textile, however it's ideal for anyone that doesn't mind the signs of time and use often inherent in these fabulous 18th century textiles. Please use the zoom feature to view condition closely The condition of this quilt is reflected in the price. Please see my other Antique French fabric auctions by clicking View Sellers Other Items. The item "Antique Quilt Indigo resist French 18th century RARE and fabulous" is in sale since Monday, March 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts". The seller is "loodylady" and is located in Burlington, Vermont.
This item can be shipped worldwide.