19th C “Flying Geese” Crib Quilt

19th C "Flying Geese" Crib Quilt

Richly colored pieced Flying Geese quilt (aka Geese in Flight) from the early 19th century. This lively crib quilt has a triangles of a wonderful variety of fabrics from the mid 19th century, mostly in prints of blue or red, with a few earthier colors, on a cream background.  Border is an indigo and white print.  Nicely quilted in diagonal lines throughout. Excellent condition; Pennsylvania origin. Cotton front with plain homespun back.

Excellent condition.  33" x 39"

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