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Crazy quilt with Baby Block pattern

American

Crazy quilt with Baby Block pattern, 1884

Satin, silk velvet, corduroy, beads, and paint

Pieced, embroidered, appliquéd, and hand-painted; unquilted

Approx. 65 × 60 in. (165.1 × 152.4 cm)

Gift of Etsuko Terasaki

2013.050.001

 

Album quilt, Baltimore, Maryland

American

Album quilt, Baltimore, Maryland, 1851

Cotton, plain weave

86 9/16 x 91 in. (219.9 x 231.1 cm)

Gift of Nancy Rosenthal Miller, Class of 1961

86.060.008

Signature quilt in “sawtooth album block” pattern

American

Signature quilt in “sawtooth album block” pattern, ca. 1861

Cotton: pieced; ink inscriptions; hand-quilted

83 x 81 in. (210.8 x 205.7 cm)

Gift of Stanley J. O’Connor, in memory of Janet O’Connor

2011.062

 

Crazy quilt

American

Crazy quilt, late 19th century

Silk, silk velvet, and other fabrics, with embroidered and painted details

64 x 78 in. (162.6 x 198.1 cm)

Bequest of Elizabeth Mulholland

2004.069

Diamond pattern quilt

American

Diamond pattern quilt, ca. 1920

Cotton

81 x 80 in. (205.7 x 203.2 cm)

Visitors Contribution Fund

86.020