Quilted Quilts

African American Pine Burr Quilt
African American Pine Burr Quilt
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Quilts
Textile
Exceptional African American pine burr quilt. All hand quilted and pieced. Found in Selma, Alabama. Fantastic color placement and design. These quilts were made with leftover fabric ...
Jeanette Farrier Indian Quilt
Jeanette Farrier Indian Quilt
Jeanette Farrier
20th Century Indian Quilts
Cotton
Jeanette Farrier Indian quilt Kantha quilt made from a patchwork of layers of cotton sari joined by a simple running stitch that produces a rippled effect. Each piece is unique.
African American Improvisational "Cross T" Temperance Quilt
African American Improvisational "Cross T" Temp...
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Quilts
Cotton
African American attributed black and white improvisational "Cross T" temperance quilt, Georgia, circa 1920s. Temperance quilts were made by women's temperance groups to be sold to r...
Baltimore Album Quilt
Baltimore Album Quilt
Antique Mid-19th Century American Quilts
Cotton
This Classic Baltimore album quilt has all of the fine needlework that one expects to find in this most prized category of 19th century quilts. It is beautifully quilted with tiny s...
Currants and Cockscombs Quilt
Currants and Cockscombs Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Cotton
This Cockscomb and Currants (aka grapes and oak leaf) applique quilt is done with very Fine stitching. The quilting depicts patterns of ferns and a variety of leaves. The applique bo...
"Log Cabin-Courthouse Steps" Antique Quilt
"Log Cabin-Courthouse Steps" Antique Quilt
Antique 1870s North American Quilts
Wool
"Log Cabin-Courthouse Steps" antique pieced quilt, Pennsylvania, circa 1875. Wool challis. Among the many "Log Cabin" motifs, "Courthouse Steps" is one of the more graphic designs, e...
Fox and Geese Quilt with Pinwheels
Fox and Geese Quilt with Pinwheels
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This beautifully crafted quilt combines two traditional patterns that I have never seen abutting one another. The red and white blocks are fox and geese (aka double X or crosses and ...
Fence Rail Log Cabin Quilt
Fence Rail Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1890s American Quilts
This Fence Rail Log Cabin quilt has an equally dominant secondary pattern. The use of color provides a diagonal design of Straight Furrows as well. The small-scale of the blocks ma...
Patriotic Quilt Titled "Stars and Stripes" Forever
Patriotic Quilt Titled "Stars and Stripes" Forever
Vintage 1920s American Quilts
Cotton
This fabulous 48 star Patriotic quilt has the embroidered title "Stars and Stripes Forever." The stripes of the flag are created in an unusual way. Rather than using horizontal stri...
Wool Pennants Quilt
Wool Pennants Quilt
Vintage 1950s American Quilts
Wool
This original piece of textile nostalgia is made of pennants from points of interest primarily in the eastern United States and several in Canada. In addition, pennants from Dartmout...
Victorian Silk Courthouse Steps Log Cabin Quilt
Victorian Silk Courthouse Steps Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
This Victorian Courthouse steps log cabin is more elegant and "dressier" than most quilts. It is made of silks and satins. The logs are a wonderful small scale with a great use of li...
Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt
Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Cotton
This pieced center Medallion quilt is an extraordinary sampler of fabrics and design. Each frame is filled with a huge selection of fabrics, most of which are printed. A variety of t...
Trip Around the World Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This Trip Around the World quilt is as crisp as the day it was made some 125 years ago. It was clearly packed away and totally unused. The outer border is a tremendous fire engine r...
Lone Star Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This Lone Star is beautifully offset on a fire red background. The soft colors of the star contrast well with the very strong background. The brown used only for the center star make...
Blazing Lone Star Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
Red and orange used for the center and outlines of this Lone Star quilt make it look as though it's on fire. The colors contrast very effectively with the gray/green background. The ...
Barn Raising Log Cabin Quilt with Embroidery
Antique Early 1900s American Quilts
Wool
This barn raising log cabin is most unusual because of the embroidered names throughout. They are done in a variety of handwritings. It is possible this was a fundraising quilt but m...
Denim Quilt with Jeans Pockets
Vintage 1980s American Quilts
Cotton
This whimsical denim comforter has a rear pocket from blue jeans in each block. The variety of colors and shapes of the denim blocks and pockets makes for an interesting abstract com...
Floral Wreaths Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Cotton
This lovely floral wreaths quilt has many traditional elements yet shows its own unique personality. The repetition of the flower in the center of the wreath is an unusual variation....
Plaids One Patch Quilt
Vintage 1920s American Quilts
Cotton
This one-patch quilt made almost entirely of plaid cotton flannels is both simple and sophisticated. It took an artistic eye to put together this large combination of plaids in a pal...
Light and Dark Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Wool
This light and dark wool challis log cabin quilt is done with unusually light tones. A note pinned to the quilt explains that the fabrics were from two dresses of the maker, Louisa D...
Windmill Blades Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Wool
This Mennonite windmill blades log cabin quilt (aka Pineapple Log Cabin) is one of the finest I have had the pleasure to own. It is made of wool challis with deep, rich colors and fi...
Streak of Lightning Quilt with Star Center
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This unusual log cabin quilt is actually three different patterns. There is a streak of lightning surrounding the star center as well as a light and dark pattern above and below the ...
Lancaster County Amish Nine-Patch Quilt
Vintage 1930s American Quilts
Wool
This stunning Nine Patch variation has all of the bells and whistles one hopes for in a Lancaster County Amish quilt. The same Nine Patch on point blocks are used throughout but the ...
American Flag Quilt
Vintage 1950s American Quilts
Cotton
Patriotic quilts were often made at the time a state was admitted to the Union. It seems highly probable that this 49 star quilt was made to commemorate the admission of Hawaii in Ja...
Barn Raising Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This Classic barn raising log cabin quilt is done with an unusual color palette. Solid and printed oranges and browns are beautifully combined. The quilt is in excellent condition. M...
Quilt with Carpenter's Wheel Center
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
It is difficult to characterize this unique quilt. The Carpenter's Wheel center is surrounded by Flying Geese; King's Crown and Rolling Stone corner blocks. I'm not sure whether this...
Thousand Pyramids Quilt
Antique 1860s American Quilts
Cotton
This 1000 pyramids is quilt perfection. It is finely pieced with a glorious array of mid-19th century fabrics. The double triangle appliqued border surrounds an undulating quilted vi...
Birds in the Air Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This triangles quilt pattern most closely resembles Birds in the Air but technically is a bit different. Both fabrics are tiny prints that blend well together. The backing is a compl...
New England Sampler Quilt Dated 1891
Antique 1890s American Quilts
Cotton
This folky sampler quilt has a great combination of traditional and original blocks. Nothing could be more traditional than the center Schoolhouse done with nicely inked detail. Belo...
Four-Patch in Diamond Quilt
Antique 1870s American Quilts
Cotton
It is fascinating how a quarter turn can make a regular pattern into such an unusual one. Turning the squares on point gives an entirely new life to this four-patch in diamond quilt....
One-Patch Charm Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This one-patch charm quilt is more than its name. The blocks are set on point and colors are used to create a nine-patch center diamond. The term charm quilt refers to one in which n...
Souvenir Memory Quilt
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Quilts
Fabric
Souvenir memory quilt, pieced with school pennants, flags, felt tobacco premiums, and portraits
Mennonite Barnraising Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Wool
While the barnraising log cabin is a very quilt traditional pattern, this example looks far more modern than one expects from the late 19th century when it was made. The magenta fabr...
Floral Album Quilt
Antique 1860s American Quilts
Cotton
This wonderful floral album quilt is a combination of traditional and original appliqued blocks. Many of the original ones are done with reverse applique and look very much like the ...
Stag and Hounds Folk Art Quilt
Antique Late 19th Century American Quilts
Cotton
This extraordinary pictorial quilt depicts images that are both fierce and friendly. On the bottom are hounds chasing stags while on the top is a tree of life surrounded by birds, on...
Mennonite Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1890s American Quilts
Wool
The placement of color gives this Mennonite Log Cabin quilt more than its basic light and dark pattern. The light grays form a diamond around the maroon corners. The flame red center...
Chinese Coins Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This strippy quilt is a wonderful take off on Chinese Coins. The strips are mostly rectangular but have a lot of variety adding squares, triangles and irregular shapes. The quilt is ...
Joseph's Coat Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
It is safe to say that this stunning version of a Joseph's Coat quilt is an original. The diagonal stripes form a three dimensional looking herringbone pattern that I have never seen...
Mennonite Touching Stars Quilt
Antique Late 19th Century American Quilts
Wool
This Mennonite Touching Stars quilt clearly reflects the Victorian era in which it was made. The stars are made of totally irregular pieces similar to those used in Victorian Crazy q...
Grapes Applique Quilt with Swag and Tassel Border
Antique 1860s American More Folk Art
Cotton
This applique quilt is light, airy and graceful. The body is quilted with a crosshatch pattern with half wreaths along the border and full wreaths in the corners. The leaves look lik...
Barn Raising Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Wool
This barn raising log cabin quilt is one of the finest examples of a Classic pattern. It is made of a stunning combination of wool challis fabrics. The reds are continuously used thr...
Broderie Perse Crib Quilt
Antique 19th Century American Quilts
Cotton
Rarely does one find a broderie perse (chintz applique) crib size quilt and certainly not with the graceful and full design of this fine example. It is richly colored with the appear...
Starbursts Quilt
Antique 19th Century American Quilts
Cotton
Starbursts are just the beginning of the patterning of this exciting quilt. Diamonds are filled with Robbing Peter to Pay Paul type circles that look quite different when used in hal...
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