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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

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

 

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

American

Diamond pattern quilt, ca. 1920

Cotton

81 x 80 in. (205.7 x 203.2 cm)

Visitors Contribution Fund

86.020