ELEGANT Vintage 1870's Wool Challis Courthouse Log Cabin Antique Quilt AMAZING! This VIBRANT cotton and wool challis 1870's (some fabrics are earlier) courthouse steps tied quilt is hand pieced. It measures 76" X 88" and is in excellent, unwashed condition, with a few moth nibbles in 3-4 blocks (mostly the same fabric).
The quilt feels remarkably strong and sturdy overall, with vibrant colors. The back and hand stitched, rolled binding are a wonderful early copper madder print, and the batting -- if any -- is very thin.The VIBRANT 19th CENTURY FABRICS, CLASSIC DESIGN, and SUPERB CONDITION make this early COLLECTOR'S QUILT stand out -- TRULY MUSEUM QUALITY! The item "ELEGANT Vintage 1870's Wool Challis Courthouse Log Cabin Antique Quilt AMAZING" is in sale since Tuesday, August 16, 2016. 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.