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Beautiful Handmade Amish Quilt "single Irish Chain" Pattern Dated 1940 Ohio Esta For Sale
Beautiful Handmade Amish Quilt "Single Irish Chain" Pattern Dated 1940 Ohio Estate VGC! This Amish Vintage Quilt is neatly hand pieced and hand quilted with lovely cables & floral designs on the pretty navy ground. Additionally the date 1940 is quilted in one corner and "EAM" & "MARI" in the other 2 corners. A very special quilt as this Amish typically do not like to put their names on quilts, prefering to keep a low profile and not taking credit for their beautiful quilts. The navy & violet color combination is beathtaking and the green reverse side is heavily quilted with cables & floral designs. Both side are beautiful and can be displayed or used. Wonderful collector's piece - dated and initailed in wonderful condition.
Full View of Amish Single Chain Quilt
We are pleased to present another Very Fine AmericanHand Made Antique Quilt
Circa - 1940 dated by quilters
Size - Twin
Material -Cotton & Rayon
SPI - 7-9
Batting - None
Binding - Intact and hand sewn, no losses Condition -Wonderful Amish made collector's piece - dated and initialed in wonderful condition. Appears never used and stored away properly.
Please remember that vintage & antique textiles are older and may not perfect, their wear tells the story of time and makes them interesting - just like people :) Feel free to contact us with any questions. Thank you for visiting and don't forget to view the other great items in our store.
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Navy background with violet Irish chains.
close up view.
Right side of quilt
Heavily quilted throughout
Navy is cotton and violet is rayon.
Large beautiful quilted borders.
Date 1940 is quilted in 1 corner and 3 isets of initials are quilts in the remaining 3 borders
Hand sewn violet binding in great condition throughout.
Green reverse side is quilted.
Wonderful Amish .
Quilt - dated 1940
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Wego to great lengths to be your eyes and fingertips, to outline every flaw no matter how minor, so the only surprise that might await you is how much better a quilt is real life. Naturally, if you findsomething missed,we count on you to letus know immediately so thatwe may make things right. The buyer pays for return shipping both ways on all returns. We are now a part of the automated return system this will allow very fast service on any returns. Please do not contact us when making a return, contact the Managed Returns Program for the fastest service.
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To our valued customers,
The mission of Quilts & More is to promote & educate consumers on the value of keeping American made antique and vintage quilts & textiles in our current day economy over quilts made outside the US using mass production, cheaper materials and vastly cheaper labor. This country has so many beautiful & historical quilts made by our ancestors. Many times quilting was the only artistic and social outlet for these talented ladies. Quilting was such a big part of their lives and culture most all antique quilts before WWII have a very high level of expertise. However we did see a drop in that expertise after the war, as women went out to the work force and did not learn the craft like their mothers. We can help to improve our current day economy & honor our ancestors by purchasing and re-purposing their beautiful works of art.
Choosing Antiques & Vintage textiles is a great way to be green & help our economy to recover. It also helps to cut down profits from large corporations who now outsource their labor for very small wages in other countries. Most quilts made today are done so outside of the US using very cheap labor & materials. We offer high quality quilts & other textiles at the best prices possible for us to stay in business. Patricia Quilts and More also uses recycled packaging for shipping to keep costs down. All quilts and other textile merchandise are stored in a smoke free, climate controlled environment. Thank you for trusting us with your business over the years.