All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1036740 (stock #8102156TB)
"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 #1425022 (stock #5202496TB)
"Mountain Peak" and "Devil's Puzzle" combination, 1920's-1930's, 72" X 72", All cotton, all hand stitched and hand quilted at 10" - 11" stitches per inch. The quilting is in the design of waves and flowers. The 25 quilt blocks are 8" square. Excellent condition. Strong fabrics, fresh and clean, professionally washed. No tears, repairs fading or apparent repairs. There are two pencil point size stains that are almost imperceptible...
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 : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1416819 (stock #3050)
The fabric used to make this dress is just the best colors of brown and bittersweet. To add to the beauty the hem was let out to lengthen it and it so good looking it is too bad it doesn't show. The body of the dress looks and feels almost new, the arms on the other hand, are almost worn out. The left arm is so worn it is worn through. The little girl must have had a apron coverall over her dress every time she ever wore it...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1910 item #1015656 (stock #6102129TB)
"OLD MAID'S RAMBLE", a sturdy and utilitarian pieced quilt, circa 1910, in a seldom seen pattern made with handsome shirting fabrics and handsewn with care at 7"-8" per inch, the straight parallel line quilting is randomly done impressively between 3/8" and 1" apart,the original blue binding is machine sewn and has a latter binding of printed fabric attached to it probably about 1970, the entire quilt is well preserved with only one small professional repair on the reverse side, professionally ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1920 item #617600 (stock #310105TS)
Unusual find, made up of men's silk ties, in excellent condition (no repairs, tears, stains or fading) circa 1920-30. 74"x74". ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE VERMONT ANTIQUES DEALERS ASSOCIATION (VADA), THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA). **
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1920 item #1396400 (stock #4182417TB)
Applique Quilt, with embroidered Iris, 70" X 86" Excellent condition. No Tears or stains. No apparent repairs. Fresh and Clean. Strong Fabrics. 70" X 86" All cotton, hand quilting, zig-zag, diamonds and quarter rounds, 5-6 stitches per inch, 12 embroidered Iris, 11"-12" across. Light weight. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. ** 42BX
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1920 item #946328 (stock #1009103TS)
"Double Irish Chain", seven stitches per inch, quilting consists of scrolls and concentric diamonds, professionally washed and replaced binding, circa 1920, American, 80"x82". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA). **
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 #1414770 (stock #3012)
A very nice early heart shaped pin cushion made to hang from a hook or tied on to the side of a sewing basket. It is in fine condition with some pins still in it so it has been used. It is hand sewn and stuffed with cotton. The fabrics have wonderful saturated colors. It is 5" by 4" wide and 2" thick...see pictures. It is Circa 1870. The pincushions were common in New England and I have found this same shape made by the Shakers for their sewing boxes.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1380992 (stock #1859)
This pair of red socks conjures up the vision of knobby kneed little girl that would rather do almost anything other than stay clean and out of trouble. There are black spots, a few holes at the top edge of one sock and some over all discoloring from many abuses to them. They are 13" long and the foot is 5" heel to toe. Circa 1890-1900
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 : 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 : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1363747
This patriotic quilt with a central medallion of a stuffed applique eagle is surely one of a kind. It was most likely made to celebrate the Centennial. The quilt is an exceptional combination of both bold and delicate patterns. The wreaths surrounding the eagle are filled with butterflies, a tiny basket, hearts, birds and flowers. It has been professionally laundered and is in excellent condition. Measurements are 85 inches x 90 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1086344 (stock #JEFCA)
Beautiful antique beaded child’s cap with green silk lining, possibly Turkish. The abstract beadwork motifs are bright; the edging is couched in metallic thread. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #45255 (stock #1273)
Antique Afshar rug, last quarter of the 19th century, in excellent condition, including original ends and selvedges, extremely fine weave, silky wool, very floppy handle, all natural dyes, measuring 72" x 54". This is the best Afshar I have owned. For the discriminating collector of South Persian rugs.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #567480 (stock #2642)
Antique Luri (Lurs) single bag, complete with flat woven back and closure system, late nineteenth century, all natural dyes, beautiful red ground, ivory border, very tribal. This collector bag measures roughly 22" by 24" and is in good overall condition. Please inquire.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #45210 (stock #1266)
Antique Balouchi prayer rug (Dokhtor-i- Ghazi), measuring 38" x 50", dating from the first quarter of the last century, in excellent condition, full pile, silk highlights, complete kilim panels on both ends, original selvedges. For the discriminating collector.