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Four-Block Tulip quilt, or Floral quilt
  • United States
  • Four-Block Tulip quilt, or Floral quilt, 1840–1900
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 74 x 68 in
    Object Length/Width: 187.96 x 172.72 cm
  • Gift of Edith Benson, Lawrence
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0206
Label Text

Cream background. Center design has a square outline of red flowers. The same red flowers form a cross in the center of the square. There are four green designs in the four corners of the center square. Yellow-flecked calico and red cotton in rose or pomegranate-like floral design.