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Variable star pieced quilt; diagonally arranged alternating diamonds of brown and white printed cotton with floral serpentine design and plain white with pieced star formed of blue, brown, and red floral print on cream colored ground; hand quilted through layer of cotton fleece to white cotton...

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Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton to the MFA, June 10, 1954.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

American, first half 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

192.7 x 193.2 cm (75 7/8 x 76 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.834

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles