Nine Patch Quilt
We are offering a "Nine Patch Quilt" made in Lancaster County, circa 1920-1940. This unusual quilt design is dominated by block squares (9 patches each) of multiple colors. Each block is connected to yellow cotton material stitched in lines to highlight the squares. The outer border is patchwork pieces framing the entire quilt. The quilt measures 80 x 80.
The quilt has a pink printed border and is backed by alternating bands of pink and salmon printed cotton. The colors are bright and crisp- the stitches are tight. It is in excellent condition and would brighten any room.
We are offering a "Basket Quilt" measuring 78 x 78. The dominant design is a series of "baskets' in alternating colors. the border is a rust-red which promoted the "baskets" throughout the quilt. The colors are crisp and clean. The stitches tiny and tight. This quilt is in excellent condition.
HOLE IN THE BARN DOOR
We are offering a Lancaster County Quilt."Hole in the Barn Door",measuring 72 x 78. The dominant design is alternating quilted blocks with contrasting smaller blocks. The background is an orange red fabric which highlights the blocks. Quilt pattern of swirling stitches are stitched around the border. Stitches are tiny and tight - color crisp. The condition is excellent.
We are offering a "Cheddar Quilt" made in Berks County,Pa. The design is dominated by triangular white patches with flower baskets alternating with quilted flower designs on bright "cheddar colored" cotton.The borders are quilted in a swirling design bordering the entire quilt.
The colors are crisp and clean;the stitches are small and tight. There is some oxidation of colors near the flower baskets. This does not detract from the beauty of the quilt but demonstrates the quilt's age.
The size is 72" x 72".