All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1317457 (stock #TD00190)
A pieced cotton quilt in a pattern called, “Goose on the pond” probably from the mid-West and made in the late 19th century. The pattern is made up of pattern printed blue, orange and white fabrics. The same orange fabric is used throughout, but the blue and white are made up of different prints. The quilting is diagonal lines. Cotton seeds in the stuffing visible through the back. Front edge turned to the back. All hand stitched...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1363195 (stock #1245)
Beautiful vintage lady's embroidered robe, black silk background nice sleeve bands, embroidered flower design. 42" long 51 inches sleeve to sleeve . missing bottons, some soil spots.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1036740 (stock #8102156TB)
SOLD - "Roman Cross", a pieced quilt, this is a remarkable example of a relatively early quilt, circa 1860-1880, the fabrics are documented classics of the period and remain strong and vibrant. There is one tiny professional repair and very minor muting of the fabric along the binding. The stitching is entirely by hand at seven stitches per inch and includes diagonal, parallel line quilting, thin batting. A very special find, professionally washed and ready for use or display. 90"x80"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1920 item #1315991 (stock #TD00188)
A large cotton pieced log cabin quilt that is slightly asymmetrical with nine rows to the height as in the picture and eight rows of squares wide all surrounded by a red border. The radiating dark and light bands (barn raising) from the center are not actually centered in the quilt, but start in the lower center as per the pictures. The center of each pieced square is the usual red...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1448139
This Postage Stamp (aka One Patch) doll quilt is made with lovely, soft tones. The indigo blocks are symmetrically placed indicating planning on the part of the maker. It is quilted with straight lines. The front is in perfect condition. There are several areas of shredding on the back that do not go through to the front. They are quite subtle and I did not notice them initially. Measurements are 19 1/2" x 23"; made circa 1880's.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Apparel : Pre 1910 item #1032182 (stock #gaf-142)
Fashion perfect for riding in a one horse open sleigh, this is an original Victorian black silk velvet cape, circa 1890's, featuring silk applique detailing along the front bodice creating a border around the entire cape. A frilly double ruffle black silk ribbon ruff collar is inset with handmade black lace. Silk ribbon attached around the collar creates a bow in front of the neck hook and eye closure. Black silk broadcloth lining...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #464754 (stock #375)
German Beaded Purse, circa 1895, drawstring,10" x 6 1/2". Beautifully shaded roses, other flowers and foliage. Same on both sides.Remarkable, all original, excellent condition on fringe and bag. No repairs, beads missing anywhere or rips or tears or damage whatsoever. There must be 100-400 glass beads per square inch.All hand made, crocheted at top. There is no lining in this purse. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. 3 day return privilege providing item returned in sent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1341318 (stock #1455)
This blue and white linen homespun towel is of the heavy early style. It is hemmed on three sides with the one end being the salvage. It has seen lots of use and washings and it does have some stains but it is a lovely testament of time. It is 18" by 33" and dates to the 1830-40's.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1444218
This ia a Japanese antique Thick handspun & natural indigo dye katazome long fabric of meiji era . It's a Arabesque and paulownia family crest pattern.It is a very elaborate and beautiful katazome that uses different shades of dark blue and light blue. This is dyed twice from the front and back. It requires a very high level of skill to prevent the design and colors from shifting or bleeding...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1026193
A beautiful example of Victorian bead work, this was originally a purse. Now without a frame, this double sided stylized oval shaped Czechoslovakia glass cut bead design is composed of richly colored purple plum, lavender, gold, bronze, brown and charcoal black floral bouquets on tree limbs made up of horizontal and vertical rows of bead work, original brown silk lining, beaded fringe. Easily restored, might also make a lovely center applique on a special pillow, dress or jacket...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1446479 (stock #wr3)
Magnificent PERSIAN Rug Antique Collectible Rug SOLD
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1405085
This 20 block Album quilt is a wonderful combination of original blocks with a few traditional. Each one is signed with information available about the signers. My favorite is the finely appliqued horse from whose mouth is written in ink "I'll take my oats". Other blocks have birds, butterflies and hands. The quilt is in excellent, unwashed condition. Measurements are 72" x 94". New Jersey origin; dated 1867.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Hangings : Pre 1900 item #1007964 (stock #gaf-134)
Wonderful Art Nouveau style 19th century silk hand-embroidery of a golden hair maiden (a bride?) holding a bouquet of pink flowers, framed within a lacy tree arbor and standing atop a blanket of daisies. Lovely pastel colors in soft shades of pink, green, blue and yellow make this piece feminine and serene. Unusual handmade frame with glass, front and back cut in a stylized V shape. The back of this piece continues the scrolly tree branch, centered with a pastel blue butterfly...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #558532 (stock #2653)
Antique Jaf (Jaff) Kurdish bagface, circa 1910, in fine condition. This bag measures 23" by 23". Beautiful colors. Mostly natural dyes except for a red which evinces some fading. Please ask for additional photos. One of a number of antique Jaf and other Kurdish bags currently in our inventory.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #44654 (stock #1272)
Antique Navaho rug in excellent condition, dating from around 1920, in shades of grey, brown, beige and white, measuring 38" x 82". The natural complement for the Arts and Crafts interior.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1244344 (stock #21531)
Antique Senneh (Senna) Kilim from Persian Kurdistan, circa 1910-1920, in excellent condition. All natural dyes. 46" by 62". From a Charlotte, NC estate.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #70575 (stock #J.G.3)
Antique Kurdish bagface, dating from around 1890, featuring stylized birds and an extra panel. It is in nice condition, with full pile except from damage to the extra panel, which would merit restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1025319 (stock #gaf-133)
This mid 19th century folk art crazy quilt is a wonderful mix of richly colored silks and hand embellished surface stitches. The back is a green cotton sateen fabric tied with floss. Eighty seven silk tags create a whimsical border around the entire piece...