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Appliquéd and pieced quilt

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Pieced and appliquéd quilt; pieced outer borders of white plain weaved cotton and printed cotton, probably English imports to US; central medallion of white cotton appliquéd and stuffed with chintz flowers, birds, and butterflies; cotton batting; white cotton plain weave backing and cotton...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John M. Woolsey

American, about 1830

Object Place

Middle Atlantic, United States


298.5 x 286.3 cm (117 1/2 x 112 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Appliquéd cotton, plain weave; pieced, appliquéd with printed plain weave, stuffed and quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts