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Quilt Top (England)

This is a Quilt top. It is dated early–mid-19th century and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is cotton, paper and its technique is printed cotton, pieced and sewn, paper backing. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Alice Beer Memorial Fund.

  • Panel, Recycled Jamdani
  • cotton, acetate, acrylic, polyester, glass beads.
  • Gift of Christina Kim and dosa, inc..
  • 2016-6-1
  • Kimono Coat
  • wool, linen, mixed fibers.
  • Gift of Eileen Fisher.
  • 2017-30-2

Its dimensions are

H x W: 148.6 x 94 cm (58 1/2 x 37 in.)

Cite this object as

Quilt Top (England); cotton, paper; H x W: 148.6 x 94 cm (58 1/2 x 37 in.); Museum purchase from Alice Beer Memorial Fund; 1986-27-1

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