this coverlet is made from cloth from antique hebei province futon covers. additions of futon cover patches and repairs as well as laotian homespun cotton, japanese silks. this is a machine & handsewn piecework coverlet. it is finished with a small hand stitch at the edge. it is sized for a sofa or chair or for the end of a queen bed 82 x 56.
the back is lined in a contemporary linen - the 13 squares refer to the 13 square outline of stitches that holds the quilt together. an example can be seen in the last image.