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Ground: cream-white twilled cotton. Design: basket of flowers surrounded by undulating vines. Design stuffed, ground flat. Backed with coarse white cotton. Bound with white cotton braid.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow

American, 18th century

Dimensions

66 x 105 cm (26 x 41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.236

Medium or Technique

Cotton 2/1 twill stuffed and quilted, cotton plain weave backing, and cotton braid (effect) binding

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles