RARE ANTIQUE EARLY AMERICANA QUILT, BASEBALL, NATIVE AMERICAN, FLAG PATCH WORK

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  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 22, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

Up for auction is a fabulous Antique Patch Work Early Americana Quilt Blanket
This piece is quite unique and a true folk art/americana antique quilt. This piece was made with love and the turn turn of the turn of the 20th Century, Circa 1908. The last owner had this piece made by his great grandmother and displaying all the events of the times!
From Baseball greats: Pittsburgh's Konetchy Pittsburgh's Carey Pittsburgh's Viox Detriot's Gainor Boston's Comnolly St Louis's Shotton
To: Native American navajo symbolic images Flags of the USA, Russia, Italy, Union Jack
A complete mix of a sign of the times during 1908-1910, possibly earlier. Handmade I believe and does have some tears and needs cleaning over the past 100 years. I have never seen such a piece and this a true early american/folk art piece of the past. Thick and handmade, see inner ties via photos. Measures 73'' long and 69'' wide.