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Bedcover ("Star and Crescent" Quilt)

A work made of cotton, plain weaves; pieced; quilted; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; edged with cotton plain weave.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weaves; pieced; quilted; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; edged with cotton plain weave.

Date:

early 19th century

Artist:

Pennsylvania Dutch
United States, Pennsylvania

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bedcover ("Star and Crescent" Quilt)

Place

United States (Object made in)

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Made 1800–1830

Medium

Cotton, plain weaves; pieced; quilted; backed with cotton, plain weave; printed; edged with cotton plain weave

Dimensions

217.2 × 216.9 cm (85 1/2 × 85 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young

Reference Number

2009.1013

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