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Bedcover (Friendship Quilt) (Unfinished)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; glazed; some inscribed with sepia ink; cotton, plain weave; roller printed; and center of linen, plain weave self-patterned by main warp and ground weft floats; embroidered with wool in stem stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; glazed; some inscribed with sepia ink; cotton, plain weave; roller printed; and center of linen, plain weave self-patterned by main warp and ground weft floats; embroidered with wool in stem stitches.

Date:

1848

Artist:

United States, probably Connecticut

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Title

Bedcover (Friendship Quilt) (Unfinished)

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1848

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; glazed; some inscribed with sepia ink; cotton, plain weave; roller printed; and center of linen, plain weave self-patterned by main warp and ground weft floats; embroidered with wool in stem stitches

Dimensions

239.7 x 241.3 cm (94 3/8 x 95 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Carolyn Hammond

Reference Number

1972.407

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