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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 200

East TN Pieced Quilt, Blazing Star Pattern, Circa 1880

Estimate: $600 - $650
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East Tennessee, Roane County, hand pieced quilt, Blazing Star variant pattern, by America Waller Goodwin (1835-1893), rendered with all cotton fabric in predominant colors of brown, red, blue, and green on a white ground. Consisting of 14 1/2 blocks set 4 x 4, separated by 5 1/2" sashing and 8-point star corner blocks, and no outer borders. Heavily quilted in diagonal and straight lines of varying widths creating a secondary pattern with diamond designs in the sashing. Back with machine embroidered label and printed photo of maker reading "Made by America Waller Goodwin 1835-1893). 73" W x 81" L. 4th Qtr. 19th century. Note: Additional documentation, including copies of an appraisal by Rebecca Harris circa 1994 and Quilts of Tennessee Survey Form available with the purchase of this lot.


Overall good condition with strong secure seams. Heavy staining to the back with minor stains to the front. Some fading to orginal fabric colors on front. Losses to red fabric.

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