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One-Patch quilt, or Bandanna quilt
  • United States
  • One-Patch quilt, or Bandanna quilt, circa 1875–1900
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 198.1 x 188 cm
    Object Length/Width: 30 11/16 x 29 1/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Clinton M. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1933.0002

Quilt made of nine old bandanna handkerchiefs, quilted with feather wreaths and separated by strips of red cotton, make up the pattern of this summer quilt.