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Bedcover ("Album Patch" or "Signature" Quilt)

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

Date:

1847/48

Artist:

United States, Pennsylvania, Berks, Lebanon and Montgomery County

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bedcover ("Album Patch" or "Signature" Quilt)

Place

United States (Object made in)

Date

Made 1847–1848

Medium

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

Dimensions

261.6 × 224.5 cm (103 × 88 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young

Reference Number

2009.1016

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