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Pieced quilt with horizontal and vertical bands of pink and white silk plain weave, probably made from mid-18th century quilted petticoat said to have belonged to Susannah Crafts Heath of Brookline, Massachusetts.


Donated to the museum by Mrs. Wiliam H. White

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William H. White

American, second half 18th century

Object Place

Brookline, Massachusetts, United States


206 x 184.2 cm (81 1/8 x 72 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; pieced and quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts