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Pieced and quilted bedcover of printed cotton, interlined with cotton fleece; front of quilt made with central medallion of indigo resist-printed cotton with large scale design of ornamental urn filled with flowers; borders of brown striped prints with corner blocks of indigo resist; backed with...

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Provenance

Gift of Edward E. Harkavy to MFA, May 12, 1949.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward E. Harkavy

American, late 18th century

Object Place

New York, United States

Dimensions

238 x 183.5 cm (93 11/16 x 72 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.414

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles