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Russia and United States, c. 1899
  • Velvet: embroidered with wool, silk, and metallic thread; glass beads
  • 81 1/2 x 65 in. (207 x 165.1 cm)
  • The Jewish Museum, New York
  • Purchase: Judaica Acquisitions Fund, 1986-119
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Bacon, Lenice Ingram. American Patchwork Quilts. New York: William Morrow, 1973.

Berger, Maurice, and Joan Rosenbaum, eds. Masterworks of The Jewish Museum. New York: The Jewish Museum; New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2004, pp. 46–47.

Cavigga, Margaret Maddox. American Antique Quilts. Tokyo: Sufunotomo, 1981.

Hilton, Allison. Russian Folk Art. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995.

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