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Lot 0064
Spectacular 1800's Trapunto Applique Quilt -Initialed Museum quality 82 x 87-inches Entirely handmade 16 different trapunto designs, date and maker's initials A one-of-a-kind just about museum quality quilt. The quilting and stuffed work are fine and precise. The 16 different trapunto designs are stuffed from tiny slits in the backing. Baskets, Flower arrangements, grapes, initials, crewel type and many more designs with mind-boggling detail 15 minuscule quilting stitches per inch per side ~ 3/8" diagonals, 1/2" diagonals, around and on top of all applique-work, 1/4" lattice-work, veins on the vine leaves, everywhere. Best to zoom to see the abundance of expert quilting and trapunto / stuffed-work and the fine applique stitching that Is just about invisible. As close to mint as imaginable with only very light fading to the pretty shade of red and a hard-to-find tiny hole Extremely thin cotton batting with cotton seed residue, some age-marks on the reverse only This quilt listing is already laden with enough adjectives; its beauty does speak for itself and should be inspected closely to see the marvel of it all. The first image has the maker's initials trapuntoed.

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    Trapunto Applique Quilt Exquisite Initialed 1800's

    Estimate $6,000 - $7,000May 15, 2018
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