late 18th century
Object Place: New York, United States
238 x 183.5 cm (93 11/16 x 72 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed cotton plain weave; pieced and quilted
Not On View
Pieced and quilted bedcover of printed cotton, interlined with cotton fleece; front of quilt made with central medallion of indigo resist-printed cotton with large scale design of ornamental urn filled with flowers; borders of brown striped prints with corner blocks of indigo resist; backed with cotton pieced in two alternating vertical dentate bands, one made of cotton plain weave with blue sprigs on dark brown ground, and the other printed with small red and pink blossoms on mottled tan ground.
Gift of Edward E. Harkavy to MFA, May 12, 1949.
Gift of Mrs. Edward E. Harkavy