Q8810 Silk Velvet Crazy Quilt with Deep Green Border
60 x 62 (152.4 x 157.5 cm)
Found in MA
A sumptuous velvet quilt in glorious rich hues of deep greens, multiple shades of burgundy and wine, dark blues, taupes, golds and grays. Comprised of solid colored silk velvets that are richly embroidered with a rainbow of gorgeous colored silk flosses in a wide array of embroidery designs. Chief among the many embroidered motifs are various shapes and colors of delicate and detailed snowflakes that bring to mind winter holidays and good cheer. The creator of this fine piece had a love for color and detailed stitches - and wasn’t afraid to show it!
Extremely soft, warm and cozy this antique treasure has a 2 inch wide deep green silk velvet border that has colorful silk embellishments at each corner. The backing is a lovely paisley cotton in soft green and russet on a cream ground. A pillowcase edge provides a lovely, clean finish.
This is a beautifully embroidered Victorian silk velvet Crazy Quilt that would enhance any room in your home with its warm and rich color and design. In excellent condition, this quilt can be sent to you on approval.