Deaccessioned June 22, 2017
second quarter 19th century
Object Place: United States
Overall: 204 x 137.2 cm (80 5/16 x 54 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed cottons, pieced and quilted
Pieced quilt in the pattern called “Grandmothers’ Flower Garden” created with hexagon-shaped mosaic. Hand-quilted with about 9 stitches per inch. Bound on 3 sides, with knife-edge hem on fourth; backed with off-white cotton plain weave.
Mrs. Arthur T. Cabot; gift of the Estate of Mrs. Arthur T. Cabot to MFA, May 11, 1950.
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Arthur T. Cabot