Quilting

American
18th century


Dimensions

66 x 105 cm (26 x 41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.236

Medium or Technique

Cotton 2/1 twill stuffed and quilted, cotton plain weave backing, and cotton braid (effect) binding

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream-white twilled cotton. Design: basket of flowers surrounded by undulating vines. Design stuffed, ground flat. Backed with coarse white cotton. Bound with white cotton braid.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow