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Plain People Diamonds Quilt
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American (Greencastle, PA), ca 1845. A quilt from a Plain People family featuring alternating diamonds in indigo and red print fabric having a brown chintz printed border with chevron stitching; 100 x 92 in. 

Provenance:  
Property from a Cincinnati, OH Collector


Condition:  
Excellent condition. Light stains to backing and small areas of fading. 
Sold: $510.00
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