Two (2) East Tennessee pieced cotton quilts. 1st item: East Tennessee pieced cotton quilt, Grandmother's Flower Garden pattern comprised of various calico prints in colors of red, brown, pink, tan and black on a cream backing, 61" x 84". 2nd item: East Tennessee pieced and embroidered cotton quilt, Irish Chain pattern in colors of red and green on a white ground with wide red inner border and with feather, diagonal and diamond quilting stitches, 86" x 75-1/2". Both quilts early 20th century. Provenance: Estate of Barbara Gipe, Kingsport, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Light staining to backing. Minor fraying to edge, largest, 2-1/4" L. 2nd item: Fading to green.
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