Quilted chair cover

American
18th century


Dimensions

69 x 88 cm (27 3/16 x 34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.9

Medium or Technique

Linen tabby quilted with stuffed work, cotton woven matelasse, ruffled cotton figured stripe, and linen ties

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A circular piece of white linen, mounted on a cotton chair cover, on which is a basket of flowers, worked in quilting.

Provenance

From the Derby House, Salem.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman