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Circular piece of quilting

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Circular piece of white linen on which is a basket of flowers worked in quilting.

Provenance

From the Derby House, Salem. Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman, February 1, 1922.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman

American, 18th century

Dimensions

39 x 41.5 cm (15 3/8 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.5

Medium or Technique

Linen tabby with cotton stuffed quilting and linen backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles