Overall: 75 1/2 x 75 x 1/2 in. ( 191.8 x 190.5 x 1.3 cm )
handwritten in ink: on tag found with object: "Sanders / Closter. N.J. / $6-" and "American / about 1830"
Blue and white cotton quilt composed of sixty-four blocks with border, every other block with pieced geometric pattern; front face of printed cotton with moon and star pattern in white on blue ground, with blue and white polka-dot print in geometric blocks; edged with blue and white print in constrasting pattern; white (now discolored) backing with pattern of light brown dots.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.