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Nine Patch
Pearl Nuvangyaoma
Second Mesa, Arizona
Cotton/polyester with polyester filling
39" x 42 1/2”
MSUM 1996:149.4
Photo by Doug Elbinger, all rights reseved by the Michigan State University Museum

Nuvangyaoma's quilt is pieced with patches sent to Hopi missions by White Cross women, a group affiliated with the American Baptist Church.

From To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions

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