first half 19th century
Object Place: United States
192.7 x 193.2 cm (75 7/8 x 76 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted
Not On View
Variable star pieced quilt; diagonally arranged alternating diamonds of brown and white printed cotton with floral serpentine design and plain white with pieced star formed of blue, brown, and red floral print on cream colored ground; hand quilted through layer of cotton fleece to white cotton background; edges bound with white cotton; cut at bottom for corner posts.
Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton to the MFA, June 10, 1954.
Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton