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Diamonds in Squares Quilt: Circa 1920

Diamonds in Squares Quilt: Circa 1920


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Quilts: Pre 1920: Item # 825863
 $425 
$425.

This pink and green Diamonds in Squares quilt is the color palette of the gemstone, watermelon tourmaline. Striped and checked fabrics add to the complexity of the quilt. Perfectly balanced with half squares creating a border. Excellent condition; wool with cotton backing. Tied rather than quilted. Measures 68" x 72"; circa 1920.