Black Eagles Quilt

The bold contrast of the unusual black eagle forms meticulously sewn and juxtaposed against the vibrant yellow background make this quilt stand out when compared to other quilts with the same theme. A dynamic Pennsylvania German textile.

Appliqué, pieced, hand-stitched and quilted cotton. Mint condition

Miscellaneous: For a related example, see Deborah Harding, "Stars and Striped: Patriotic Motifs in American Folk Art," p. 114

Dealer Olde Hope Antiques, Inc.
Date: c. 1900
Origin Pennsylvania
Artist/Maker Unknown
Measurements 80 x 75
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Price $5,800
Contact Edwin Hild/Patrick Bell, 215-297-0200 or

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