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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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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


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

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Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts