Bird in Flight Nine Patch Variation Quilt - QLT
A wonderful 1870-1880's nine patch variation done in the Bird in Flight or Dove in the Window pattern. It is done with calico fabrics of the period with a white and tiny red pattern plain blocks and borders and a muslin backing. It has a cotton batting. It is hand pieced and excellent hand quilted in 1" squares. There are 18 to 20 stitches per inch quilting. Each piece is 2.25" square in the nine patch blocks. It has no stains, wear, tears or fading.