The Blue & White Irish Chain Quilt (c.1880)
This stunning extra large blue and white Double Irish Chan Quilt that dates back to c 1880. It has been excellently hand pieced, hand quilted and hand bound.
Its Indigo fabric is typical of the era, featuring two minute scale dot prints.
The maker’s name, “Sarah A. Shin,” is stamped very discretely onto the front of the quilt.
There are a couple of faint lines visible on the border cotton.
It is a sturdy quilt of good weight in excellent condition.
Approx. 76 x 78 inches (198 x 193 cm).