Square in a Square Quilt, 1880-1900, QLT
This is a Square in a Square pattern quilt from the 1900's made with 100% cotton fabrics from the 1880's to the 1900's period. It is completely hand pieced and hand quilted. It has a cotton batting and a brown dot backing fabric. It is in excellent condition but does have three small tears to one brown square directly in the center of the quilt where it folds. The backing fabric has 2 small stains and also has a patch of 5.75" x 10.75" in size at one edge (see pic #4). This quilt was obtained from the estate of a lady in southeastern Wisconsin who was an avid quilter and also collected antique quilts. We have a total of 5 antique quilts available for sale from the portion of her collection that the was not retained by the family.