Overall: 85 x 69 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 215.9 x 176.5 x 1.3 cm )
handwritten in ink: on cloth label stitched to one corner of reverse: "93599 / Large red & Wh reversiable [sic] quilted cover / Streaked bed / Xolas[?] 641 / Tues 3"
Glazed wool quilt with red front and undyed backing; elaborate quilted design with circular frame enclosing diamond at center, and surrounding surface subdivided into numerous rectangular panels with various quilting patterns, including fans, chevrons, spirals, diagonal grids, parallel straight lines, and parallel scalloped lines; continuous border of parallel scalloped lines on two long sides.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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