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Bed quilt

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Part of a bedquilt. Two thicknesses of cream white linen quilted design worked in running stitch and stuffed with cotton cord. Stained and worn, several pieces put together and bound with linen tape.

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Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Spanish, 18th century


170 x 118.5 cm (66 15/16 x 46 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen quilted and stuffed with cotton cord


Textiles and Fashion Arts