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Cactus quilt, or Cockscomb quilt top
  • United States
  • Cactus quilt, or Cockscomb quilt top, circa 1850–1880
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué
  • Object Length/Width: 2324 x 231 cm
    Object Length/Width: 91 1/2 x 90 15/16 in
  • Gift of Mary Martin Rogers
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0138
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Description

Four floral designs with red flowers, green leaves and stem and a red flower with green center in the middle of each design. There is also a red flower with green center in the middle of the quilt. Red trim around border.