Irish Chain quilts are known to have been made in Lancaster since the early 1800's. While this quilt doesn't look at old fashioned, the bright bold fabrics, the quilting pattern, and the border are all similar to Irish Chain Quilts made in Lancaster in the early 20th Centuries. The background fabric is cream white. Note the care taken in the fine quilting and piecework. Made by a Amish woman in her home.
The back of the quilt is covered with solid cream white cotton fabric. The quilting density is good, averaging about 120 linear inches of stitching per square foot. The stitching is good with about 7 stitches per inch. A high quality quilt.
Sold -- no longer available
While the quilt shown here has been sold, we can arrange for this quilt to be custom made for you. The current price may be more because of increases in the cost of fabric.