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Object Name Quilt
Title Wholecloth
Date 1835-1850
Year Range from 1835
Year Range to 1850
Description This is a wholecloth quilt made with a wood block print of birds on flowering branches on a drab background. In addition there are cartouches of birds' heads. The border fabric is brown with a red floral hand-applied print. Some repairs were made at a later date with the addition of a burgundy print of blue flowers. While the interior is straight line diagonal design, the border is quilted in a half-moon design.

Accession Number 1975.207