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Bedcover (Altered or Unfinished Crazy Quilt)

A work made of silks, in a variety of weaves including cut velvet weave, printed; brocaded; pieced and appliquéd; embroidered in a variety of stitches in silk and chenille threads; backed with cotton, plain weave.
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  • A work made of silks, in a variety of weaves including cut velvet weave, printed; brocaded; pieced and appliquéd; embroidered in a variety of stitches in silk and chenille threads; backed with cotton, plain weave.

Date:

1883

Artist:

Phyllis Rothschild (American, active c. 1883)
United States

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Artist

Phyllis Rothschild

Title

Bedcover (Altered or Unfinished Crazy Quilt)

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1883

Medium

Silks, in a variety of weaves including cut velvet weave, printed; brocaded; pieced and appliquéd; embroidered in a variety of stitches in silk and chenille threads; backed with cotton, plain weave

Dimensions

167.7 x 166.6 cm (66 x 65 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jerome Harris

Reference Number

1964.186

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