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About American Antique Quilt Tops

Betsey has chosen antique quilts tops to offer you based on condition, quality, graphics, and color. Antique quilt tops are wonderful used as tablecloths, or folded in a display area.

If you would rather have a finished quilt from your top, you can either complete one yourself or have us custom quilt it for you. Either way, purchasing a quilt top is a great way to own a fabulous piece of textile art!

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QT233 Political and folksy Red Work Child's Quilt Top
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QT233 Political and folksy Red Work Child's Quilt Top
Dated and Initialed 1904-1910
48 x 61 inches
Maine
$625

This one of a kind Red Work Child’s Quilt appears to have taken 6 years to complete as it is dated 1904-1910. This special political, folksy Red Work quilt top has been created from 30 6-1/2” blocks joined together with a 3-1/2” red sashing. There’s an American flag flying over embroidered and dated initials, embroidery representing fireworks, probably representing the 4th of July celebration. This piece is filled with Victorian symbolism and items important to a little girl's life. Antique quilt tops are never washed until they are quilted, so this is in original, as found condition. Discovered in Maine. All ready for you to quilt or collect as is.



QT218 Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt Top
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QT218 Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt Top
c.1925
70 x 100 inches
New England
$750

This huge mint condition quilt top is comprised of thousands of 1.25" hexagons. most of the fabrics appear to be from the 1920s and 1930s. One hexagon that I see is from the 1940s making it a 1940s quilt. As this quilt top is pieced using the English technique, one can finish the quilt by either quilting or reverse tying, as the hexagons will not come apart. Wonderful sought after green. Turned the long way, this flower garden would easily cover a king size bed.



QT815 Miniature Ohio Star Blocks quilt top
QT815 Miniature Ohio Star Blocks quilt top
c.1850
62 x 66 inches
New England
SOLD

Miniature Ohio Star blocks, 1.75" squares, total of 436 squares. I cannot imagine creating such a masterpiece. Someone must have had the most amazing patience and dexterity. The size of the diamonds in the Ohio star is 5/8", and each star is comprised of 8 miniature diamonds. Fabulous array of fabrics. This top appears to be pre-civil war, and has an amazing array of fabrics. Except for the beautiful blue it certainly could have been pieced from scraps. A treasure to behold.



QT819 Bow Tie Quilt Top
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QT819 Bow Tie Quilt Top
c.1925
78 x 86 inches
New England
$360

The bow tie blocks measure 7 1/2 inches square. The center of the bow tie is a 2 inch square. This top has been pieced by both hand and machine. It’s possible this was worked on by more than one woman. Two colors that people are looking for these days are black and gray. This top has those colors and many more. Many of these fabrics date as far back as 1870.



QT222 Split Squares Quilt Top
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QT222 Split Squares Quilt Top
c.1880
76 x 84 inches
Pennsylvania
$425

Split triangles make up 7 1/2 inch blocks. The triangles measure 10x7 1/2x 71/2 inches. The quilt top must have been pieced by different women (and I say women because very few men were quilters), the reason for this is that some blocks are finished with a regular American basting stitch and some of the blocks are finished using a back stitch. Some of the thread used is linen, and some is cotton. A wonderful array of fabrics dating to the 1840s. The pieces are large enough that if someone wanted they could take it apart and make another design.



QT213 Nine Patch with Double Border Quilt Top
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QT213 Nine Patch with Double Border Quilt Top
c.1900
60 x 74 inches
New England
$375

The outside border is 3 inches in a double pink. The inside border measures 3 inches. The sashing around the 9 patch blocks and the joining blocks measure apx 3 3/4 inches in width. The quilt top is machine pieced with a lot of wonderful 1890’s fabrics. There are many other fabrics going as far back as the 1840s.



CONV Nine Patch Quilt Top
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CONV Nine Patch Quilt Top
c.1875
70 x 88 inches
New England
$780

9 patch quilt top with alternating large pieced snow ball blocks. The early double purple fabric has little hearts creating an early conversation print. Another block has a conversation horseshoe print. Pieced by using an early sewing machine, the snow ball blocks have an 8 3/4 x 8 3/4 area calling for beautiful quilting.



QT27 Unusual Log Cabin Quilt Top
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QT27 Unusual Log Cabin Quilt Top
c.1875
70 x 88 inches
New England
$780

Log Cabin with 9 1/2 inch blocks pieced with 1 1/8 inch logs. This quilt top has been created with totally unused fabrics, some dating back to the 1840s, and in wonderful condition. Since it is foundation pieced, this quilt top could be tied and not hand quilted. Huge array of colors and fabrics to fit with any decor. Foundation pieced and hand stitched.



QT818 Quilt Top
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QT818 Quilt Top
c.1895
84 x 88 inches
New England
$400

This quilt top is comprised of 3 3/4 inch squares. Some of these fabrics date back as early as the 1870s. Both hand and machine pieced, this quilt top does have a little bit of fade on a very few red pieces. Easy to quilt either by hand or machine. A perfect quilt for a fabric junkie.



QT236 Bricks/Streak of Lightning Quilt Top
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QT236 Bricks/Streak of Lightning Quilt Top
c.1880
80 x 80 inches
Maine
$525

The red and white calico pieces are apx 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 inches alternating with a black and white diminutive star print. This is one of the very few pieces in my shop that I know is from York, Maine, where my shop is. Pristine condition and ready to quilt. I’m also able to sell the same date fabric if someone chooses to have that. This will fit a queen size bed. Hand stitched.



QT36 Four Patch Quilt Top
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QT36 Four Patch Quilt Top
c.1870
38 x 38 inches
New England
$85

Early 9 patch quilt top with blocks measuring 8x8 inches with 2 1/2 inch squares. A fun top for a fabric junkie. Wonderful muted prints with earlier fabrics going back to the 1840’s. Hand and machine pieced. These 19th century fabrics are perfect for taking apart this top and creating your own wonderful design. It would cost hundreds if you purchased all these fabrics as yardage.



CONLH9 Folk Art Strips Quilt Top
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CONLH9 Folk Art Strips Quilt Top
c.1950
49 x 80 inches
New England
$325

The huge variety of colors on this quilt make it easy to fit into any color decor. 3 inch strips with alternating with rows 3 inches wide with 3x3 inch crazy quilt blocks. Hand stitched.



QT817 Triple Irish Chain Quilt Top
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QT817 Triple Irish Chain Quilt Top
c.1920
70 x 70 inches
New England
$525

This triple Irish Chain/Sunshine and Shadows is beautiful. This was created in the 1930’s with 1920’s and 1930’s fabrics. Most fabrics are from the 20’s. After 1929 depression, most fabrics were reproduced for many years after that. This piece is composed of hundreds and hundreds of 1/1/4 inch square. This quilt top is not only great for a fabric junky, but will work with almost any home decor. In addition, there’s a double border. The first border is a 1 1/4 inch yellow strip the second border is 1 1/4 inch square all around the edge of the quilt. I have never seen anything like it. What a pity it hasn’t been quilted because when it’s finished it will be absolutely gorgeous. The double border is only completed on 2 sides. When someone buys this quilt, I’m happy to supply 1920 and 1930’s scraps to finish it.



QT816 Martha Washington Quilt Top
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QT816 Martha Washington Quilt Top
c.1920
84 x 96 inches
New Hampshire
$525

This may sound funny but another way that this quilt top can be used is as a table cover. The reason for this is because the quilt top is machine pieced and the edges have been turned over and finished by machine. Created from 8 inch blocks and from a blue chambray and wonderful 1920’s black plaids and yellow plaids. The triangles have 2 inch sides, the large corner triangles are apx 4 1/2 x 6 inches. The other triangles are 2x2x3. This yellow and blue Provence color combination is very hard to find. It is graphic and happy quilt top.



Q9077 Dresden Plate Summer Coverlet
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Q9077 Dresden Plate Summer Coverlet
c.1930
74 x 91 inches
Maine
$395

In perfect unused condition. The plates measure 11-3/4 inches tip to tip. The plate is made up of 4 inch long segments with a 3-1/2 inch diameter peach circular center. This summer coverlet will completely cover the top of a king size bed with a little over 5 inches on each side. There is no top or bottom to this piece so it will fit a queen or double bed depending which way you turn the quilt. There is a 1/4 inch hand applied scalloped binding. All work is executed by hand with minuscule stitches. Believed to be from west central Maine.



QT221 Star of David Folk Art Original Design with Miniature Stars of Bethlehem Quilt Top.
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QT221 Star of David Folk Art Original Design with Miniature Stars of Bethlehem Quilt Top.
c.1875-1920
78 x 88 inches
New York
$2500

Judea folk art is very rare. A Judea quilt top is even more rare. This amazing quilt top encompasses both categories. Created somewhere between 1875 and 1920, this wonderful piece of art was made before Adolph Hitler came to power.

It has The Star of David all around the border in the 3-1/2" squares. There are 8 turkey red Star of David throughout the quilt. There are 14 blocks of a beautifully pieced Star of Bethlehem. Each triangle has 1" sides. The Star of Bethlehem is comprised of fabrics dating from the middle of the 19th century.

Is it possible that this fabric was the clothing of some very beloved individual? In the middle is the initial "E", which I assume stands for the individual's last name. It is pieced on blue and rose color chambray fabric. Hand pieced. All done by hand with a running back stitch. This quilt top has been entirely pieced and appliqued by hand. The piecing has been done with a running back stitch indicative of the 19th century when individuals created either clothing or textiles meaning never to take them apart.



QT226 Monkey Wrench, or Hole in the Barn Door.
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QT226 Monkey Wrench, or Hole in the Barn Door.
c.1930
70 x 82 inches
Massachusetts
$350

It is all hand pieced. The blocks measure 7" square with 2" sashing. Borders are 2.5". because This sought after medium blue is a solid fabric it will fit in with calicoes in this color family.



QT225 African American quilt top.
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QT225 African American quilt top.
c.1925
Pennsylvania
$725

Both hand and machine pieced, from PA. In addition to the wonderful calicoes there is a great array of c 1920 shirting fabrics. Notice how there is not a single continuous piece from one edge to the other anywhere.



QT224 A Whimsical Original Rendition of an Irish Chain Quilt Top.
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QT224 A Whimsical Original Rendition of an Irish Chain Quilt Top.
c.1890
78 x 80 inches
Pennsylvania
$625

This is a whimsical original rendition of an Irish Chain, which to follow the pattern needs to be viewed from a distance. How amazing would this be in a great room over a fireplace? this quilt was obviously pieced by someone who loved calicoes. No solid colors here. The fabrics date from 1860 to 1890, giving us the creation date of this piece. This is a quilt top for a fabric junkie. There are many patterns pieced on this top. Variation of diamond in a square, old maids puzzle, bow tie, broken dishes, four patch, all combined together creating the most unusual Irish Chain I have ever seen. All pieced by hand, and ready to quilt.



QT220 African American Bars and Squares Folky Quilt Top.
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QT220 African American Bars and Squares Folky Quilt Top.
c.1885
70 x 75 inches
New England
$525

Machine pieced. There are a few squares that need to be replaced. Everything else is perfect. I will match and send with it the fabric needed to replace the squares. I have never seen a quilt top like this. I would outline the squares and zig zag the strips. What a fabulous piece of art for your wall once this quilt is finished.



QT229 Graphic Center Medallion Summer Quilt/coverlet Quilt Top.
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QT229 Graphic Center Medallion Summer Quilt/coverlet Quilt Top.
c.1950
72 x 92 inches
Provenance unknown
$1,200

This most unusual center medallion summer quilt was created using English piecing. This piece may have been made in the early 1950s from an amazing array of fabrics, from polished cotton to flannels, drapery to dress fabrics. This graphically stunning textile needs only to be bound and reverse tied to be ready for use, or if you choose, beautifully quilted. A unique adaptation of a 4 patch on point combined with a squares on point center medallion. Totally backed with a rusty red cotton fabric, the same fabric as the border of the coverlet.



QT219 Nine Patch quilt top
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QT219 Nine Patch quilt top
c.1880
69 x 69 inches
Maine
$385

This nine patch is comprised of 11.5" blocks made up of 4" squares. These blocks are both hand and machine pieced. An unused quilt top is perfect to take apart, harvesting the fabric to make a miniature quilt. 4,761 square inches of fabric gives a quilter a lot to work with All the fabric appears to be unused. There is a small amount of fading on a few of the solid blues where it was folded. Other than that, the colors appear to be perfect.



CONLH2 Center Medallion Log Cabin Variation quilt top
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CONLH2 Center Medallion Log Cabin Variation quilt top
c.1928
71 x 82 inches
New England
$550

The logs in this quilt pattern are all foundation pieced by machine onto a wonderful array of commercial emblem printed feed sacks. Many of the designs can be clearly seen. This quilt has been created in patriotic colors. And because of the machine piecing you may add batting, a backing, and reverse tie. Add your binding and you will have a beautiful quilt.



BTC-OAK-REEL Oak Leaf and Reel quilt top
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BTC-OAK-REEL Oak Leaf and Reel quilt top
c.1845
77 x 94 inches
New England
$1,600

This oak leaf and reel summer coverlet has been in my private collection for over 20 years. Comprised of wonderful early fabrics that have been beautifully appliqued, this quilt top was finished and used as a summer coverlet. One binding edge has a little wear. You will see a vine border on two sides, and the other 2 sides do not have the border. The reason for this is someone figured that a bed in the corner where you did not see two sides did not need all the extra applique work done.



CONAL Double Nine Patch quilt top
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CONAL Double Nine Patch quilt top
c.1870
79 x 79 inches
New England
$350

There are a very few imperfections on a few of the white pieces on this quilt top. The triangular border is comprised of 1 x 1.75" triangles in turkey red and white. The small squares in the double 9 patch are only 1", the center square is 2.75 inches. All hand pieced with tiny stitches, ready to quilt. This graphic quilt top, also known as an Irish Chain, is perfect to show off one's creative quilting.



QT804 Mosaic quilt top
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QT804 Mosaic quilt top
c.1928
76 x 90 inches
Maine
$475

All hand pieced wonderful array of 1920s fabrics with a pale yellow center of the mosaics and the same center joining the paths. This is very unusual. Perfect condition. Beautiful piece.



QT813 Variation of Ohio Star quilt top
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QT813 Variation of Ohio Star quilt top
c.1945
66 x 82 inches
New England
$325

All hand pieced with wonderful fabrics. One star needs to be restored. I will be happy to supply the fabric for you to do the work.



QT806 Hearts and Clover quilt top
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QT806 Hearts and Clover quilt top
c.1890
62 x 84 inches
Pennsylvania
$350

Wonderful solid 1890s red. It is the turkey red color but it is an aniline dye. Beautifully appliqued onto a linen-look off white fabric. Perfect condition. Once quilted, a graphic applique piece such as this really comes to life.



QT808 Double Wedding Ring quilt top
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QT808 Double Wedding Ring quilt top
c.1930
72 x 90 inches
New England
$475

Wonderful very unusual joining squares in blue plaid and a light ecru. Wonderful colors. Perfect condition. All hand done. A double wedding ring quilt is the quintessential wedding present. How perfectly wonderful to have a quilt such as this that has been quilted by the person presenting the gift. This particular double wedding ring quilt top is comprised of absolutely beautiful fabrics. All one needs now is cotton batting, cotton backing, cotton thread and a needle, and your time... a labor of love.



QT810 Rob Peter to Pay Paul quilt top
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QT810 Rob Peter to Pay Paul quilt top
c.1860
72 x 84 inches, 4.25" blocks
New England
$275

Wonderful very unusual double pink print. This sweet quilt top has one edge that is not happy, and could be removed. You would still be left with a good size quilt top to finish. This c. 1860 quilt top is a combination of two patterns, one being Rob Peter to Pay Paul, and the other a periwinkle. (This is not the 19th century name, but I cannot remember it right now. Miniature blocks make for a wonderful quilt.



QT811 Steeple Chase quilt top
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QT811 Steeple Chase quilt top
c.1850
78 x 90 inches
New England
$875

We have here a very sophisticated rendition of the steeple chase pattern. The calico fabrics used to create this piece were very expensive at that time, and are an indication that this quilt top was pieced by a woman of affluence. This quilt top is comprised of two amazing early fabrics, a madder dyed and a very unusual over-dyed green fabric. Hand pieced and appliqued, it is in beautiful condition, ready to quilt.



QT812 Double Wedding Ring with Green and White joining blocks
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QT812 Double Wedding Ring with Green and White joining blocks
c.1928
76 x 88 inches
Pennsylvania
$Call for price

The quilt top is hand pieced and contains a bright array of 1920s colors. Whatever color your decor is, it is in this quilt top.



QT465 Four Patch quilt top
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QT465 Four Patch quilt top
c.1925
76 x 80 inches
New England
$245

Four patch in various stages. Contains the orange so sought after today. Hand pieced. Perfect condition.



QT200 Lavender & White Hawaiian Style Applique Quilt Top
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QT200 Lavender & White Hawaiian Style Applique Coverlet
c.1920
72 x 80 (182.9 x 203.2 cm)
$575

A gorgeous quilt top in beautiful solid lavender and white cottons. Reminiscent of Hawaiian hand appliqued quilts this beauty has a lovely finished edge. The lavender appliques, sashing and border are all hand stitched down onto the fine white muslin using very tiny, even stitches - almost invisible. The center medallion applique measures 46 inches in diameter! What a beautiful quilt this would make. It just needs your clever hand to finish it.

QT278 Bars & Blocks Quilt Top
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QT278 Bars & Blocks Quilt Top
c.1925 with earlier fabrics
66 x 80 (167.6 x 203.2 cm)
$525

Believed to be African American, this graphic Bars and Blocks quilt contains fabrics from c.1880 to c.1925. What a collection and so much fun - someone had a wonderful variety in their scrap bag of fabrics. Both hand and treadle machine pieced it is crisp and ready to be finished! I strongly believe this is an African American quilt top.

QT809 Wool Ohio Stars Quilt Top
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QT809 Wool Ohio Stars Quilt Top
c.1920
49 x 83 (124.5 x 210.8 cm)
$625

A multitude of gorgeous wools were used in the creation of this fabulous Ohio Stars quilt top. The wonderful palette makes for a stunning presentation. Treadle machine pieced blocks measure 15½ x 16 inches. The edges have been turned and topstitched down to give it a finished look. This vibrant top can be used as is or finished into a quilt with your own inspired quilting if so desired.

QT444 Multiple Stars Quilt Top
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QT444 Multiple Stars Quilt Top
c.1880
88 x 89 (223.5 x 226.1 cm)
$425

A very beautiful pieced star quilt top in calicoes of over dyed green, madder red, and red with double pink. The overall effect is a graphically stunning red and green quilt top. Hand and treadle machine stitched quilt blocks measure 26¾ x 26¾ with 1¾ inch sashing between. The 2 inch outside border has been chewed in places, however if removed from the rest of the top has enough fabric for use as a narrow binding. There are a few seams to restitch and a ¼ inch hole in one green diamond. The top has been washed previously as the fabric is soft. Visible storage discoloration should come out with washing after quilting has been completed.

QT805 Folk Art Quilt Top with Hearts, Stars & Broken Dishes
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QT805 Folk Art Quilt Top with Hearts, Stars & Broken Dishes
c.1875
80 x 80 (203.2 x 203.2 cm)
$850

This is a fabulous folk art quilt top in double pink and white cotton. Completely hand pieced and appliqued using small, even stitches it contains pieced Broken Dishes blocks alternating with blocks of appliqued stars and hearts. There were a number of areas with stains which we restored using same date fabric and it is now ready for your inspiration to finish into a quilted work of art. Blocks measure approximately 8 x 8 inches and are set on point. The quilt top's edges have slight fray which does not affect the seam allowance needed for finishing into a wonderful folk art quilt for bed or wall display.

QT216 Blue & White Lemon Peel Quilt Top
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QT216 Blue & White Lemon Peel Quilt Top
c.1928
67.5 x 75 (171.5 x 190.5 cm)
$275

A lovely and fresh classic in soft soldier blue and white. This quilt top in the Lemon Peel pattern has hand pieced blocks with the blue border attached by treadle sewing machine. Blocks measure 7 1/2 x 8 3/4, the border is 4 inches wide. A clean and very pretty quilt top waiting for your inspiration to finish for that classic blue and white quilt. A perfect two color palette for decorating anywhere but especially fine for a summer cottage or seaside home.

QT324 Diamond in a Square Four Patch
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QT324 Diamond in a Square Four Patch
c.1875
72 x 84 (182.9 x 213.4 cm)
PA
$395

In unused, clean condition this quilt top contains some wonderful fabrics dating before c.1875. A gorgeous black, red and white floral cotton is used for the sashing between the 4 3/4 x 5 1/4 inch four patch diamond in a square blocks. Completely hand pieced we can find no seam pops and only one hole in a corner of the outer floral border near the edge. A beautiful quilt top to finish with your own backing, fill and binding. A wonderful example of the Diamond in a Square Four Patch pattern using fabulous early fabrics.

QT802 Log Cabin Quilt Top with Split Chimneys
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QT802 Log Cabin Quilt Top with Split Chimneys
c.1885
68 x 78 (172.7 x 198.1 cm)
Maine
$550

This is truly an amazing quilt top. A foundation piece log cabin with a split chimney, something one hardly ever sees. The chimneys are apx 1 3/4 inches square and the logs apx 3/4 inch in width. The entire piece is machine foundation pieced with an early treadle machine. This quilt can be tied or quilted. Black is a very sought after color in quilts and this one has a lot of black. It’s beautifully graphic. <\p>

In unused condition, this wonderful early quilt top contains a glorious array of fabrics for the lover of antique textiles! The 8 1/2 inch blocks are foundation pieced by treadle machine making it strong and sturdy for display or use with or without backing and binding. We love the split square chimneys which is rare in a Log Cabin and adds something special to this spectacular top. Foundation pieced by treadle machine.

QT800 Tobacco Flannels Quilt Top - Country Flags
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QT800 Tobacco Flannels Quilt Top - Country Flags
c.1920
52 x 63 (132.1 x 160 cm)
New Hampshire
$325

The practice of inserting advertising, in the form of flannels, in tobacco products and packaging was most popular between 1910 and 1916. These inserts or premiums were very popular as collectible items to people of all ages. Women in particular were encouraged by tobacco company literature to create items for the home out of the various flannels and silks found in tobacco product packaging. This wonderful quilt top is made from tobacco flannels depicting various country flags carefully treadle machine sewn together. Flannels measure 6 7/8 x 10 3/8. In excellent condition and ready to be finished into a quilt or to hang as graphic wall art.

QT204 Nine Patch Quilt Top with Sashing & Double Border
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QT204 Nine Patch Quilt Top with Sashing & Double Border
c.1860
83 x 95 (210.8 x 241.3 cm)
New England
$750

This wonderful unused quilt top is executed in the traditional 9 patch pattern. The addition of a 4 inch sashing with corner blocks plus a double border make it special. Pre Civil War fabrics are in a variety of patterns and hues - all beautiful and crisp with a few stains that may come out with its first wash. Note the brown fabric in the lower left corner of the photo where a wrinkle in the fabric during the printing process made an area with no color in two of the squares! Not a detraction, just a note of special interest. Completely hand pieced, the 9 patch blocks measure 8 3/4 x 9, with double borders measuring 1 3/4 for the inner border, and 2 inches for the outer (includes 1/4" seam allowance). Ready to be finished by you into a generous sized quilt.

CON PJ8 Flying Geese with Bars Quilt Top
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CON PJ8 Flying Geese with Bars Quilt Top
c.1845
70 x 86 1/2 (177.8 x 219.7 cm)
$1,100

unknown

A gorgeous and very early quilt top in the Flying Geese pattern. A wide array of circa1845 and earlier fabrics in a gorgeous palette make this a wonderful find for those who love very early fabrics coupled with wonderful graphic design. The 'geese' measure 4 x 4 x 5 5/8. Wide 6 1/4" vertical sashing between the columns of geese is a gorgeous ladderback stripe pattern. Completely hand pieced using linen thread. Very crisp and clean with only a few tanning spots this quilt top out of a collector's home is in excellent unused condition.

DQ121 Red & White Bassinette Quilt Top
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DQ121 Red & White Bassinette Quilt Top
c.1900
26 x 30
ME
$150

This little bassinette quilt top is a small graphic treasure in its classic palette of solid red and white. Postage stamps ranging in size from 1 1/8 inches to 1 1/2 inches per side form the checkerboard pattern in this quilt top. There are also interesting longer pieces measuring approximately 3 1/2 inches long, forming crosses here and there. Solid red triangles form the edge of this miniature quilt top attesting to its original intent to be a bassinette quilt. With your backing, filler and a binding it will make your child's crib complete. It would also be a fabulous bit of graphic art hung on the wall. This quilt top was made by hand and put away to be finished into a miniature quilt later – by you, don’t you think? It is in excellent, unused condition.

QT 115 Miniature Bowtie
QT 115 Miniature Bowtie
c.1920
74 x 76
found in Maine

A bright and happy miniature bowtie quilt top made from a variety of 1920’s calicoes, stripes, conversation prints, florals, and checks. The small scale of 2 ¾ inch blocks adds to the charm of this wonderful quilt top. Professionally hand washed by Betsey, the price reflects the small amount of discoloration in a few white blocks.

QT 304 Star Quilt Top
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QT 304 Star Quilt Top
c.1928
69 x 84 ½
Unknown

The unusual pattern and lovely 1920's fabrics and color palette make this quilt top a wonderful find! Each star is created in its own palette and measures approximately 8 inches across with lavender triangles as joining blocks. Completely hand pieced into a clean, crisp and bright quilt top. This unique top awaits your quilting inspiration…treat yourself to a new project!

QB228 Six Sided Star
QB228 Six Sided Star
c.1920
Overall size 11 inches
$19.95

Set of 5 assorted blocks



QB229 Lemoyne/Ohio Star
QB229 Lemoyne/Ohio Star
c.1928
Overall size 14 inches
$26

Set of 4 assorted blocks



QB230 Grandmother’s Flower Garden
QB230 Grandmother’s Flower Garden
c.1920
Overall size 9 inches
$19.95

Set of 4 assorted blocks



QB231 Mini 9 Patch
QB231 Mini 9 Patch
c.1925
Overall size 9 x 9 inches
$52

Set of 6 assorted blocks



QB233 Overall Sam QB233 Overall Sam
QB233 Overall Sam
c.1925
Overall 10 x 10 inches
Figure is 5 x 9 inches
$30 one perfect set
$18 one set with some stains (good chance washing will remedy)

2 sets of 4 assorted blocks



QB234 Dresden Plate
QB234 Dresden Plate
c.1930
15 x 15 inches
$120 per set

2 sets of 5 assorted blocks



QB235 Pine Tree
QB235 Pine Tree
c.1940
12 x 12 inches
$30 each

4 assorted blocks



QB236 Sunflower
QB236 Sunflower
c.1930
13 x 13 inches
$75 / set

3 sets of 3 blocks



QB237 Geese in Pond
QB237 Geese in Pond
c.1915
13 x 13 inches
$75 / set

2 sets of 2 assorted blocks



QB238 Variable Star
QB238 Variable Star
c.1860
7 x 7 inches
$88

Set of 4 assorted blocks



QB239 Star (paper backed)
QB239 Star (paper backed)
c.1920
Overall size 13 x 13 inches point-to-point
$25 each

5 assorted blocks



QB240 Carpenter’s Wheel
QB240 Carpenter’s Wheel
c.1870
13 x 13 inches
Diamonds are 1-3/4 per side
$58

Set of 3 assorted blocks



QB241 Nine patch
QB241 Nine patch
c.1890
Overall size 7.5 x 7.5 inches
Squares are 2-1/2 inches per side
$43

Set of 3 assorted blocks



QB242 Nine patch
QB242 Nine patch
c.1875
Overall size 10 x 10 inches
Squares are 3 inches per side
$88

Set of 6 assorted blocks



QB243 Nine patch
QB243 Nine patch
c.1890
Overall size 13 x 13 inches
Squares are 4 inches per side
$75

Set of 3 assorted blocks



QB244 Four patch
QB244 Four patch
c.1860
Overall size 5 x 5 inches
Squares are 2-3/4 inches per side
$58

3 sets of 6 assorted blocks



QB245 Four patch
QB245 Four patch
c.1925
Overall size 5 x 5 inches
Squares are 2-3/4 inches per side
$36

Set of 9



QB246 Eight Point Crazy Quilt Star
QB246 Eight Point Crazy Quilt Star
c.1880
Overall size 19 inches point-to-point
$85 each

2 assorted blocks



QB247 Bear’s Foot
QB247 Bear’s Foot
c.1925
Overall size 13 x 13 inches
$125 each

Set of 6



QB248 Dresden Plate Flower
QB248 Dresden Plate Flower
c.1885
Overall size 8 inches
$60 each

Set of 4



QB249 Signature Block
QB249 Signature Block
c.1870
9 x 9 inches
$60

Set of 6



QB250 Four patch Blocks
QB250 Four patch Blocks
c.1925
6 x 6 inches
$36

Set of 9



QB251 Diagonal Cross Blocks
QB251 Diagonal Cross Blocks
c.1840
12 x 12 inches
$120

Set of 4



QB252 Diagonal Cross Quilt Blocks
QB252 Diagonal Cross Quilt Blocks
c.1840
12 x 12 inches
$120

Set of 4



QB253 9 Patch Blocks
QB253 9 Patch Blocks
c.1890
13 x 13 inches
$75

Set of 3



QB254 Turkey Tracks Quilt Blocks
QB254 Turkey Tracks Quilt Blocks
c.1850
11 x 11 inches
$90

Set of 5



QB255 Turkey Tracks Blocks
QB255 Turkey Tracks Blocks
c.1850
11 x 11 inches
$72

Set of 4



QB256 Turkey Tracks
QB256 Turkey Tracks
c.1850
11 x 11 inches
$90

Set of 5



QB257 Geometric Flower Blue Work
QB257 Geometric Flower Blue Work
c.1890
17 x 17 inches
$30



QB258 Children Blue Work
QB258 Children Blue Work
c.1890
17 x 17 inches
$30



QB259 Butterfly Blue Work
QB259 Butterfly Blue Work
c.1890
17 x 17 inches
$30



QB260 Bride's Basket Blue Work
QB260 Bride's Basket Blue Work
c.1890
17 x 17 inches
$30



QB261 Daisy Basket Blue Work
QB261 Daisy Basket Blue Work
c.1890
17 x 17 inches
$30



QB49 Nine Patch Quilt Blocks
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QB49 Nine Patch Quilt Blocks
c.1880
9½ x 9¼
$110 per set

2 sets of 6

What wonderful prints used in these fun and graphic treadle machine pieced blocks. Large scale white stars on medium blue is paired with a black on white cotton print we, at first glance, thought was Saturn...take a look at the detail image. These great blocks were sewn together and made into a tied quilt at some point in their life and the treadle machine stitching lines are still visible approximately ¼” from the edge. There are some errant threads left behind as seen in the images which we have since removed! Lovely, clean condition.

QB22 Tree of Life Quilt Blocks
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QB22 Tree of Life Quilt Blocks
c.1930
13¼ x 13¼
$50 set of 2

Tree of Life quilt blocks are always a favorite find. The small red and white check quilt block has been treadle sewing machine pieced, the floral quilt block is pieced by hand. Small triangles measure approximately 1¼" per short side. These were sewn together at some point in their long life with a ¼" seam allowance – the faint sewing lines are still visible. Otherwise the blocks appear unused.

QB50 Painted & Embroidered Floral Quilt Blocks
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QB50 Painted & Embroidered Floral Quilt Blocks
Early 20th century
11¼ x 11¼
$60 per set

2 sets of 6 blocks

Lovely painted green floral sprays with hand embroidered details in ivory and blue on unbleached muslin. These quilt blocks appear to be unused although at one time they were sewn together. They are pristine and the workmanship is excellent.

QB17 Peony Quilt Blocks
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QB17 Peony Quilt Blocks
c.1850
7½ x 7½
$140

Set of 6 blocks

Beautiful and early these blocks are hand pieced and appliqued in gorgeous madder dye and over dyed green calicoes. They would make a fabulous wall hanging or small quilt. One block has two imperfections ¼ inch in from one edge - see detail image - and there is slight fading in some of the brown calico which does not detract from the overall desirability and beauty of the blocks. We do have additional blocks available that have seam pops or other imperfections if you're interested in making a larger piece.

QB28 Flying Geese Variation Quilt Blocks
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QB28 Glying Geese Variation Quilt Blocks
c.1865
A: 17 ½ x 17 ½
$25 each

B: 17 x 17

Two fun quilt blocks in what we're calling a variation of the Flying Geese pattern, although it could also be Broken Dishes...you decide! In wonderful madder red calicoes they would be great together or can also be purchased separately for finishing into wall hangings or pillows. Both are pieced by hand and have never been used. Block A has faint spotting in one black on white dotted triangle that does not detract and may come out with its first bath.

QB6 Eight Point Cotton Crazy Quilt Star Quilt Blocks
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QB6 Eight Point Cotton Crazy Quilt Star Quilt Blocks
c.1880
A: $85
B: $85
C: SOLD
D: SOLD
E: SOLD
F: SOLD

approximately 20" diameter

Each of these fabulous Crazy Quilt star quilt blocks has been foundation pieced by hand onto muslin backing. The stars are comprised of eight diamonds each measuring approximately 5 inches per side. The diamonds are treadle machine sewn together to form the stars - see detail images. Basting stitches are still present on almost every diamond - these stitches are meant to be removed after the completion of the piece and they can be seen in white, red, ecru and black threads. A wonderful and wide range of designs and colors make up the cotton fabrics used in the making of these great stars; early calicos, indigos, mourning prints, paisleys, plaids, conversation prints, over dyed green, double pinks, and it goes on, even cheater fabrics can be found! All fabrics are in excellent, unused condition, and no fabric is missing from any star. What fun! Call for availability. Sold separately.

Flour Sacks

Please call for the availability or any questions.

Flour Sacks 1950 - 1960
10¼ x 18; 20½ x 18 opened
Oklahoma
$15 each

We have a nice variety of flour sacks that were manufactured in the 1950's. Printed labels were attached in the 1970's using potato starch glue for easy removal. The sacks were intended to be used for their fabric after the flour was gone for everything from kitchen curtains and oven mitts to clothing. Many have the patterns with cutting lines printed around the designs. Printed in a variety of color palettes and patterns - contact us regarding other available designs.

Feedsacks
c.1920 through 1950's
approximately 36” x 40”
$15 to $45 each

We have a nice variety of full (opened) feedsacks that were manufactured in the 19th century into the 1960s to hold feed, grains and flour for purchase at the local market or grainery. Printed in a variety of color palettes and patterns they filled the need of women for fabric during the Depression and then the war years to make household items as well as clothing. Feedsacks came in varying sizes depending on what was going inside (grains, flour, etc.). Most of ours are over a yard of fabric and all are clean and unused. Call us if you have interest in any of the feedsacks shown below....we have many more and can email you with images of others available with exact sizes.

Rocky Mountain Quilts Shop Hours

Rocky Mountain Quilts hours:

OPEN YEAR ROUND!

WINTER Hours:
(Nov 1 to Apr 30)
Monday-Saturday 10-4
Sunday by chance or appointment

SUMMER Hours:
(May 1 to Oct 31)
Monday-Saturday 10-5
Sunday 12-5

We are also available by special appointment

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Rocky Mountain Quilts gladly accepts cash, checks, Visa, Master Card and American Express. Bank wire transfers are an easy method of payment for both domestic and international sales. If you are traveling, we will be happy to ship your purchases via FedEx at your convenience.

Contact Us

Telephone - for orders or questions -
1-207-363-6800
Email - betsey@rockymountainquilts.com
Shipping FedEx address -
130 York Street
York, Maine 03909

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