Civil War Era Nine Patch Quilt - 1860's
- Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
- Date Posted: Jan 10, 2014
This is an excellent Nine Patch pattern quilt made in the 1860 - 80's with 100% cotton fabrics. It is completely hand pieced and hand quilted. It is in excellent condition with no fading or stains. It does have 4 small tears in the backing fabric near one end (see pic 4). The front is completely undamaged. It has a thin wool batting. This is a marvelous civil war era quilt that has survived in this remarkable condition with only very minor damage to the backing fabric. This quilt was obtained from the estate of a lady in southeastern Wisconsin who was an avid quilter and also collected antique quilts. It is Item #1309111 on our GoAntique web pages at: www.countrycreationsantiques.com.