1890s Crazy Quilt Blocks Embroidery Painted Silk Velvet Ribbon Lot 11

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Exceptionally gorgeous group of Victorian crazy quilt blocks from the later Victorian era.  Made of silks, velvet, and ribbons.  Many with beautiful embroidery work,  Two with hand painting, such as the heron and crane. Fancy embroidery includes a Victorian child, … Read More

Old Bone Sewing Thread Winder Carved Crane Bird Figure 19th Century

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A wonderful old sewing thread winder.  Made of carved bone, the 19th century winder is embellished with a crane (or similar bird) on the one end. Nicely detailed, especially the piercing of the crane and incising of the wings. This … Read More