c. 1900 Embroidered Red-work Quilt
c. 1900 Embroidered Red-work quilt. Expertly hand quilted, hand bound and hand embroidered. Depictions include sunbonnet girls, squirrel, elephant, swan, owl, kitten, little boy fishing with dog, birds, frog, sheep, flowers, and others. Quilting 11-12 stitches per inch. Thin, smooth cotton batting. Safely stored away for over 100 years. Very good condition, looks like new. Approx. 76 x 74 inches/ 194 x 188 cm.