VICTORIAN PATRIOTIC FOLK ART QUILT – A truly exceptional piece of 19thcentury British Empire patriotic folk art, this quilt is purported tohave been made from fragments of fine melton wool from British armytunics. It features bold red, white and blue colours and is dated 1891,at the center panel a large heart with the royal monogram "VR" forVictoria Regina. The quilt is an impressive 75" x 96" and can easilycover a Queen size bed. It is backed with a floral patterned fabric.Unquestionably a unique piece and one that spans multiple collectingcategories, including quilts, militaria, royalty, and folk art.Condition is excellent. 75”x96”.
A 19th C British Empire Victorian patriotic folk art quilt, dated 1891