1870s Indigo and white Nine Patch Variation Quilt
c. 1870s indigo and white Nine Patch variation quilt. Indigo fabric has small diamond pattern. Each block hand pieced. Hand stitched, hand bound and hand quilted with grid pattern quilting, among others. Summer weight, batting thin. Indigo binding, white reverse. Cotton seed residue visible when held against the light. Excellent condition. Approx. 71 x 83 inches/ 180 x 211 cm.