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The word quilt comes from the Latin word "culcita," which means stuffed sack. "Cuilte" is the French word that more closely resembles the term used in the English language. The earliest known quilt consisted of a garment that adorned an ivory figure of an Egyptian Pharaoh that was traced to 3,400 B.C. One of the earliest surviving bed quilts was found in Sicily and was created...