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Broken Sash with Cretonne Prints quilt, or Five-Patch quilt
  • United States
  • Broken Sash with Cretonne Prints quilt, or Five-Patch quilt, circa 1880–1910
  • Broken Sash with Cretonne Prints
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, chintz, piecing
  • Object Length/Width: 96 3/8 x 94 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: 244.79 x 240.03 cm
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0948
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Squares of 18th century chintz, different patterns. Lined with small floral print with olive-green background. This example is a colorful "sampler" of calico and chintzes of sporting, romantic, and other genre subjects from the late 19th century.