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Crazy Quilt
Melinda Doxtator
Oneida, Oneida, Wisconsin
1996
Cotton with polyester filling
62" x 89”
MSUM 1997:120.1
Photo by Doug Elbinger, all rights reseved by the Michigan State University Museum

Because portions of the quilt were made at different times over a twenty-year period, this crazy quilt has an unusual color design. Doxtator used scraps of fabric left over from other sewing projects, creating a unique memory quilt of the aprons, ribbon shirts, and dresses she had made in the past.

From To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions




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