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Double Irish Chain Quilt
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, ca 1880. A pieced quilt featuring a double Irish chain pattern, running to the edges, in red and green having a white ground with repeating stitched motif of a bird on a branch and a red binding; 79 x 82 in. 

Provenance:  
Property from a Cincinnati, OH Collector


Condition:  
Green fabric has faded. Mild, scattered staining. Some snags in binding stitching.
Sold: $246.00
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