c. 1900 Pink and White Basket Quilt
Special c. 1900 American cotton quilt. Pink and white classic Basket pattern. Finished with a wonderful sawtooth edge design. Notably features a lingering faint stamp from the original flour sack. Hand quilted at 8-9 stiches per inch, with quilted diamond grid work, regular gridwork with squares measuring just ½ x ½ inches. Quilted four chain pattern around the border that has gridwork with squares measuring just 5/8 5/8 inches. Hand appliqued basket handles. Treadle bound. In very good condition with no wear. Approx. 76 x 76 inches/ 193 x 193 cm.