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Lot 0064
25 blocks with embroidered flowers and animals including a lion, chickens and dogs, each block stitched with initials of the maker, wool embroidery on primarily various wool and printed cotton fabrics, some silk, printed cotton backing, Rockingham County, Virginia, circa 1900, 73-1/2 x 73-1/2 in., attached label for Georgia Quilt History Documentation Project. Good overall condition, several areas where silk fabric has shattered, light stains verso. Provenance: Private Collection. According to Georgia Quilt History Documentation Project, the quilt was made circa 1900 by "Sally and her friends" in Rockingham County, Virginia. Family member indicates that it won first prize in the Rockingham County Fair, 1950.

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64: Virginia folk art quilt,

Estimate $800 - $1,500Jan 02, 2010