Victorian Quilt taffeta silk detail
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk detail
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk detail
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk detail
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk back
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk back
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk back
Victorian Quilt taffeta silk detail

Victorian Era Quilt

Victorian era taffeta/silk material used in a 63" L x 40"W signed (Homer B Street) youth quilt. Front crossbar/postage stamp-type pattern with backing in one length of like material. Primitive sewing technique with machine stitching around borders. Actual time and construction of quilt unclear. 

Condition Fair; staining to light color crossbars where it appeared to be resting in trunk or drawer. There is varying degrees of wear to the silk on approximately 15-20 of the small stamp size squares and to the purple crossbars.The backing has some staining and a midsection 2" tear and there is wear to the quilt borders. Overall however, this delicate quilt is quite lovely as is or for restoration. 

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