Whole-cloth quilt

American
late 18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

239.5 x 255.5 cm (94 5/16 x 100 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.78

Medium or Technique

Glazed wool and linen plain weave; quilted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue wool and linen plain weave hand-quilted with a design of long undulating leaves and flowers. Backed with a lighter blue wool plain weave, probably homespun.

Provenance

Francis Hill Bigelow

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow