This vibrant Turkey Red & White all
cotton Lancaster County, Pennsylvania AMISH quilt is completly pieced and
quilted by hand, made circa 1920. The pattern name is CROSSES &
Measures 72" x 72" and is still in very
good conditon with only a few small old repairs to the piecing. No
wear and no spots or stains. There is a little light scattered surface
soil on the reverse. The binding is stil in fine condition. Overall
the quilt is still strong and sturdy.
The turkey red shirting material is in
several different shades of red that all blend quite handsomely. A
very eye catching quilt when displayed on a
The quilting was done in a diamond pattern
at 8 stitches to the inch. The 2 inch border was quilted in a diagonal
The binding is turned from the back and
stitched neatly by hand. The cotton batting is thin. All cotton
fabrics. Backing is white.
Size: 72" x 72"