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All that I’ve seen: celebrating the 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet

The American Musuem Claverton near Bath

This event runs from 10:00am on the 14th April 2018, to 4:00pm on the 15th April 2018 and will take place at The American Museum, Claverton Manor, Bath BA2 7BD. It is being organised by The American Museum, Bath, 01255 460503.

The American Museum is proud to display the oldest known, and date inscribed, patchwork coverlet in Britain.

Made in 1718, long before the United States existed, the coverlet will be joining the Museum’s own world renowned textile collection this year to celebrate the coverlets 300 birthday.

A weekend of celebrating the very best in local quilting, come and share the passion of quilters from around the region and get hands on with family activities

Normal admission charges to the museum will apply