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Piece of unfinished quilting

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Piece of unfinished cream white linen quilting, backed by coarse linen, design in back stitch, two lines framing cover and sections of one corner have been stuffed with cotton forming raised design, the rest of the design still flat, circular medallion with stylized flowers in the center and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, 18th century

Object Place

United States


63.8 x 83.5 cm (25 1/8 x 32 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen quilted with stuff cotton and cotton backing


Textiles and Fashion Arts