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Lot 0595
Pair of East Tennessee twin sized pieced and appliqued quilts, NC lily pattern varient in colors of blue and green with blue calico print on a cream or white ground. Finely quilted all over teacup pattern with blue triangle border. Both made circa 1930's by Annie Mary "Mace" Russell, wife of Hugh McClung Johnston. Provenance label en verso. Although a pair, one quilt measures slightly larger than the other. 87 3/4" H x 58 1/4" W and 91 1/4" H x 62 1/4" W. Provenance: The Living Estate of Elizabeth Johnston Davidson Frierson, Knoxville, TN. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)


One quilt slight larger than the other. Larger quilt with some yellowing, scattered stains and light wear. Smaller quilt with a couple of areas of staining, light wear.

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Pr. of East TN Appliqued & Pieced Quilts

Estimate $500 - $550Jul 13