This is a handmade quilt in blue and fuchsia pink triangles of Pre-WWII Illinois. Antique hand-sewn bed quilt by a wife and mother in pre-WW II era Ridgeway, Illinois, named Cecelia Valter Zirkelbach -- see her photos at home with her husband Peter above. Photo taken in 1906. They were a prominent family there. It remained in this family until it was passed down to the granddaughter, retired now.

The triangle shapes of the design are arranged in a grid of blue and medium pink tones (all hand dyed) on white background. Negative space has stitched feather patterns.


1 Jacket Avalable in Size Medium

1 Jacket Avalable in Size Small


Wholesale Unit Price: 777

Suggested Retail Price: 1554


This quilt is awaiting transormation. Please choose available product size and quantity for selected textile. A 50 USD deposit is required at checkout for each item. Expect each item to have a 90 day turnaround time from date of purchase.


All idiosyncrasies, mending, and wear are unique to the original textile.

Cecelia Zirkelbach and Peter Valter Fuchsia Quilt