June 24 & 25, 2022: 42nd Semi-Annual Premier Americana Auction
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PIEDMONT NORTH CAROLINA INITIALED AND DATED "CURRANTS AND COCKSCOMB" VARIATION APPLIQUE QUILT, hand-stitched, five on-point pattern blocks in red and green solid fabrics, four half and four quarter on-point blocks of a floral wreath along edges, straight-line and plume vine quilting, applied red fabric binding, three-paneled plain backing. Embroidered to one corner on back, "Commenced in 1850 / Quilted in 1884. / [T?].A. / L.A.W. 1903."

Condition: Good overall condition, top with overall toning and scattered stains, some fading to color, some scattered holes mostly small in size, one mend on border, backing with toning, scattered stains, and a few small holes.

Circa : Second half 19th century.

Item Dimensions: 75" x 79 1/2".

Provenance : From a North Carolina private collection.

Estimate : 200 - 300
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Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $248.00
Estimate: $200.00 - $300.00
Number Bids:13