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Green silk quilted bedspread lined with green glazed wool and interlined with wool fleece; symmetrical design of urn with scrolling flowering branches and leaves; 4 quarter medallions in corners of central field; broad border quilted with design of scrolling leaves and flowers; background of diagonal...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily Douglas Furness

English for American market, 1750–1800

Object Place

New England, United States

Place of Manufacture



221.5 x 211.5 cm (87 3/16 x 83 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts