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1985.374 (RS118686)

Description

White cotton top w/ printed cotton bars running the width of the quilt. Print is now a brown background w/ white roses and yellow grasses and leaves in the background. Wide border is quilted in "Prince's Feather" pattern. Backing is linen-cotton blend.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Linen
linen (material)
QUILT
quilts
Dimensions
58 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.374
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25583

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