1870s Burgundy and White Single Irish Chain Quilt
Large, handsome, and superbly quilted 1870s burgundy and white Single Irish Chain quilt. Hand pieced and hand quilted. Close straight line, diamond and feathered wreath designs quilted throughout at an even 8-9 stitches to the inch. Faint pencil marks still visible. Hand stitched binding is the same burgundy print used in the interior. Cotton seed residue visible against the light. Collector’s quilt in excellent condition. 78 x 86 inches/ 198 x 218.5 cm.