Emma Catherine Zink Frey and Mary Vida Schafer
Genessee County, MI
c1923 (top), 1976 (finishing)
80 3/4" x 97"
Cotton with polyester filling
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State
The top is signed "Emma C. Zink Frey, Flint Michigan 1920."
Charles Frey, Emma's husband, was involved in the early years of
General Motors in Flint, Michigan. Quilting designs include; outline
in the blocks, Ocean Waves in the sashing, feathered hearts in the
corners, an original Mary Schafer design in the border triangles,
and parallel diagonal lines in the border.