Overall: 39 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 100.3 x 80 x 0.6 cm )
Pieced cotton quilt with front composed of rectangular and triangular white, floral printed, and other patterned pieces; two squares appliqu
Gift of John Babcock Morris, Jr.
embroidered: on edge of reverse: "Made by J- B- M- at 7 y's" handwritten in pencil: adjacent to embroidered inscription: "1846"
According to the donor, his father, John Babcock Morris, Sr. (1839-1922), made this quilt when he was seven years old.
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