AMERICAN “TREE OF LIFE / CHRISTMAS TREE” PIECED QUILT

Item/Auction Attributes

hand-stitched,
Circa 1880.
Good to very good overall condition, top with light toning, some scattered stains and spotting, scattered fading to print fabrics notably to one half, at least three blocks with one or a few holes to a brown-print fabric in leaves, one pattern block with a separation at seam of two triangular pieces, binding along one side with a short area of holes/tears near center, backing with some toning mostly along one half, some scattered stains and spotting. Some penciled outlines for quilting present, as made.
80" x 63".
Provenance: The Important Americana Collection of Barbara M. and the late Charlie Hunter, Staunton, VA.
$300.00
$500.00