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Pieced Cotton Coverlet

Auction:
2431
Lot:
639
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Pieced Cotton Coverlet, Duckhill, Mississippi, early 20th century the quilt composed of 72 squares of folded fabric fragments in solid and printed cotton fabric, stitched onto a muslin backing in a three-dimensional simulated lapped petal flower blossom design, (unobtrusive toning and stains), 64 x 72 in.

Provenance: Family descent.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

the stains mai nly show on the reverse side of the coverlet,

Keywords

Duckhill, Mississippi, Fashion, Folk art, Muslin, Quilt, Quilting, Textile

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